Amulet of an ibis

Nubian


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Other: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.770

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Bronze. Standing Ibis with feather in front and suspension ring on back.

Provenance

From Meroe: W 493 [Excav. date] March, 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