Amulet of Harpokrates

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., N6, Chamber A, floor x

Dimensions

Overall: 2 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21-12-42

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

miscellaneous fragments of blue opaque amulet with fragment of Harpokrates and 5 fragments.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe, Beg., N6, Chamber A, Floor X. 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