Small female figure amulet

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 800

Dimensions

Overall: 6.2 x 1.6 x 1.4cm (2 7/16 x 5/8 x 9/16in.)

Accession Number

20.2452

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Lion headed (face missing) striding female figure, back pillar inscribed. Drab faience.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B800. 1920: 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