Djed pillar pectoral
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyr. VI; Foundation Deposit.; Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, S.E. corner of pyramid 6, foundation deposit
Height: 17 cm (6 11/16 in.)
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Large, blue-glazed faience djed pillar amulet. One corner chipped.
From Nuri, pyramid 6 (tomb of Anlamani). 1917: 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