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Amulet of Amon

Dark blue glazed faience. Standing human figure with two feather crown and curling ram's horns beside face. Transverse stringing hole at back. Workman B.

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