The ram's head was an emblem of the god Amun. Here, the god apears wearing a sun disk with the double uraeus (protective cobra) characteristic of Nubian royal headgear. The pendant has a loop for suspension on the back.
From Nuri, the tomb of Malanaqan (Pyramid 5). 1917. excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Malonaqen, 555–542 B.C.