Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N 20
Bezel: 1.7 x 1.9 cm (11/16 x 3/4 in.) Shank: 2.5 x 2.2 cm (1 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Although the tomb was plundered, several items of jewelry were left behind. On the bezel is a very wide broad collar, above which is a frontal representation of the human-headed Amen (Amen of Thebes) wearing a double-plumed crown. He is flanked by two ram’s heads with double-plumed crown upon horizontal pairs of horns (Amen of Napata).
From Meroe, Beg. N, Pyramid N 20. December, 1921: 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