Ram's head amulet

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B700

Dimensions

2.7 x 1.5 x 1.0 cm (1 1/16 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-456c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

One of five fragments, blue faience. Ram’s head with sun disc, faded blue, bored for stringing.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B700. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition