Amulet of a lioness
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia
Height: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Greenish gray marble. Ring at back of neck for suspension. Perfect.
From El-Kurru, Tomb 53, Tomb of Queen Tabiry. 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