Amulet of Harpokrates

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Other: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.374

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Gold. Twin standing figures. Suspension ring at back.

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb W 832. 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