Ptahtek amulets

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 520

Dimensions

2.05 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-243

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Eight small naked amulets with suspension loop.

Provenance

From Beg. West 520. 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