Gold uraeus amulet
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Queen Iusatha, Pyramid XLII
Length: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Uraeus. Gold; incised details on one side only; ring at back for suspension.
From Nuri, pyramid 42 (tomb of Queen Asata). 1918: 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 (accessioned 1920).
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition