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Stone amulet

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.428

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amazon stone. Bored through center.

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb W 219. [Excav. date] 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition