Amulet of Amen, Mut and Khonsu

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B700

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 2.9cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/8in.)

Accession Number

16-2-136

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet, white bodied faience, glaze destroyed. Round topped plaque with eyelet (broken off at top). Three gods, in relief - Amen, Mut, Khonsu

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B700. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition