Amulets

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), West 809

Dimensions

Height:3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-594

Medium or Technique

Lapis

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

2 PTAHTEK amulets with scarab on head-one incomplete

Provenance

From Nubia Meroe (Beg.) W809 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