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Amulet of a uraeus cobra

Nubian
Napatan Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.397

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Uraeus. Thin gold plate; hole through top. Incised on one face.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid XXIII. March 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition