Amulet of Duamutef
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XLII, Tomb of Queen Iusatha
Overall: 3.1cm (1 1/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Electrum; small figure of mummy with head of jackal; incised details on one side only; ring at back of head.
From Nuri, pyramid 42 (tomb of Queen Asata). 1918: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition