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Amulet of Harpocrates?

Dark blue glazed faience. Standing figure with crown, side lock, and hand to mouth, leaning against a tree trunk (?) Suspension ring 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