Four apes supporting ram-headed animal
Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, S127, Beg. S127
Other: 3.7 x 1.7 cm (1 7/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Four apes supporting a plaque on which is a ram-headed animal wearing the sun-disc, behind this animal is the figure of Horus hawk which outstretched wings. The tip of which support the sun-disc on the animal ‘s head. Between tha hawk’s head and the sun-disc is a ring for suspension.
From Meroe Beg S127. 1921: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition