Amulet

Nubian
Napatan Period
696–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), W 508

Dimensions

2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-188

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Ram’s head amulet and miscellaneous debris.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 508 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