Small figures

Nubian
Napatan Period
696–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Begarawiyah, Meroe, W508

Dimensions

4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-179

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Two broken Bastet seated amulets

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 508 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