Amulet of ram-headed figure

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B900

Dimensions

Overall: 4.1 x 3.3 x 2.2cm (1 5/8 x 1 5/16 x 7/8in.)

Accession Number

20.2222

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of ram-headed figure, white body, blue glaze; top of headdress missing, ring for suspension missing.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B 900. 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