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Amulet of an alabaster standing human figure

Alabaster? Standing human figure with unclear crown. Suspension ring at back.

Provenance

From El-Kurru [Excav. date] Mar. 1919. 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 Piye (Piankhy), 743–712 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

24.923

Medium or Technique

Alabaster?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets