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Uraeus amulet

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 179

Dimensions

Length: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1039

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Gold uraeus

Provenance

From Meroe, W 179. 1922: 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