Amulet of two vultures

Nubian
Napatan Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyr. 26

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 3.7 cm (3/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1061

Medium or Technique

Gold plate

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Gold plate, stamped out; wings outspread and feet wide apart; heads turned to left; small ring in back.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid XXVI. March 1918.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition