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Amulets

Nubian
Napatan Period
664–542B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 734

Dimensions

0.5 x 0.2 x 0.7 cm (3/16 x 1/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-703d

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Tiny fragments of Wedjet eyes and ball beads

Provenance

From Beg. West 734, 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