Mud seal impression
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid W126
1.4 x 1.3 cm (9/16 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Small lump of mud rolled around strings and imprinted with seal (ring): royal helmet with twin uraei surmounted by Hathor horns and sun disc (queen’s sign).
From Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid W126. 1922: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition