Amulet of a small human headed figure

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Other: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.797

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Dark blue glazed faience. Stumpy human-headed figure, crowned with two feathers. Transverse stringing hole at back. Workman B.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition