Amulet of a cartouche
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXIV
Overall: 5.4 x 2.8 cm (2 1/8 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Blue-glazed faience inscribed with name of Nansalsa on one side only.
From Nuri, Pyramid XXIV, Tomb of Queen Nansalsa. March 1918: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition