Fragment of a menat amulet
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Findspot: Egypt, Dendara, Animal Catacombs
Length x width x thickness: 5.1 x 2.2 x 0.7 cm (2 x 7/8 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of menat amulet (shaft portion) with surface decorated with incised geometric design.
From Dendara, animal catacombs. 1898: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at the general meeting of the EEF.
(Accession Date: November 1, 1898)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription