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Scaraboid

Nubian
Second Intermediate Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nubia, Kerma, KN130-X

Dimensions

Length: .8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1372

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Blue scaraboid amulet, pierced lengthwise.

Provenance

From Kerma, KN130-X. April 10, 1916: 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