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Amulet of Amon (?)

Faded green glazed faience. Standing male figure with tall crown. Suspension ring at back of crown. Broken and mended, part of crown missing. Workman A. (Found in two pieces - 11/03).


From Meroe, Tomb W 643, No. 18 [Excav. date] 1923. 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, Meroitic Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets