Amulet of Shu
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka–Senkamanisken
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia
Other: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Gold. Sheet metal figure of kneeling man supporting disc with both hands. Details incised. Suspension ring at back.
From Meroe (Beg. W), tomb 787. 1923: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition