Amulets

Nubian
Napatan Period
696–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), W 508

Dimensions

6.0 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-178

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Isis suckling Horus (incomplete), hole for hanging.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 508 1923: 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