Faience [amulet] of [ram-headed] Khnum; faded green glaze; complete. Illustration: Yes. Illustration scale: ca 1:1
- Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
- Jewelry & adornment-Amulets and pendants
- Pit G 7450 X II, debris
- Height: 4 cm Width: base: .7 cm Length: base: 1.7 cm
- Credit Line
- Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
- Object Ownership Information
- MFA accession number: 27.1979
- Date of Register Entry
- This amulet depicts a striding ram-headed male deity. Egypt had multiple ram gods and it is often difficult to identify which one is intended. This god may be Khnum, the patron deity of Elephantine (modern Aswan) or Harsaphes, the patron of Heracleopolis.
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