Amulet of Imsety
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, el-Kurru, Ku. 51
Legacy dimension: Length: .03 m.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Inscribed sheet-gold figure in the shape of the human-headed Amset facing right; ring soldered on back of head for suspension.
From el-Kurru, Ku 51 (a queen of Piankhy). 1919: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition