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Amulet

Uraeus with one loop on back. Is this a duplicate record of 21-2-695?

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South). Pyramid 82. 1921: 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

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Queen Malenaken, 568–542 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg.), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.17055

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets