Amulet in the form of a small vase
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru
Height: 3.0 cm (1 3/16 in.)
Not On View
Mottled red and greenish stone and silver. Small bucket vase (stone) with neck and bail handle (silver). Hole bored transversely through stone.
From el-Kurru, Ku. 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry). 1919: 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.
(Accession date: January 1, 1924)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition