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Amulet of Amen, Mut and Khonsu

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Amulet, white bodied faience, glaze destroyed. Round topped plaque with eyelet (broken off at top). Three gods, in relief - Amen, Mut, Khonsu

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B700. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 2.9cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/8in.)

Accession Number

16-2-136

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets