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Small female figure amulet

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Lion headed (face missing) striding female figure, back pillar inscribed. Drab faience.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B800. 1920: 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 6.2 x 1.6 x 1.4cm (2 7/16 x 5/8 x 9/16in.)

Accession Number

20.2452

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets