Fragment of a menat amulet
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 17 (tomb of Piankhy)
Overall: 0.9cm (3/8in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Two joining fragments of an 8-lobed rosette menat fragment.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku 17 (tomb of Piankhy). 1919: 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: January 7, 2005)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition