Amulet of Hathor or Isis

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 800

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 1.9 x 1.9cm (1 3/8 x 3/4 x 3/4in.)

Accession Number

19.3014

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Head of goddess, crowned with sun disc and horns. Gray body, traces of green glaze

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B 800. 1919: 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