Fragment of a menat

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bahari

Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 6.8 x 1.4 cm (2 3/16 x 2 11/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.910

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

This menat fragment has blue glaze and a black line floral decoration.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bahari. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription