Amulet of a recumbent ram
Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
Findspot: Egypt, Nag el-Mashayikh, Tomb 2502
Height x width: 3.4 x 2 cm (1 5/16 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This pale blue faience amulet represents a recumbent, possibly mummified, ram lying on a thin base. There is a suspension ring on the back.
From Nag el-Mashayikh, tomb 2502. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: December 5, 1912)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition