Gold vulture amulet
Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 36
Height: 1 cm (3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Gold plate vulture amulet; incised details on one side only; ring on back for suspension.
From Nuri, pyramid 36 (Tomb of Queen Atakhibaskan). 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.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition