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Amulet of Amen

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Other: 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.799

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Dark blue faience. Standing human figure with two feather crown and curling ram’s horns beside face. Transverse stringing hole at back. Workman B.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition