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Ape amulet

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KM 48 no. 4

Dimensions

0.3 x 2.5 cm (1/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

15-3-429c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One ape amulet

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, KM 48 no.4. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition