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Amulet of a serpent

Serpent. Gold; details stamped; small ring in back.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid XXVIII. April 1917: 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,

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.367

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets