Requires Photography

Fragment of menat ?

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el Khadem

Dimensions

Overall: 4.7 x 3.9 x 1 cm (1 7/8 x 1 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

05.197

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fine blue glaze, incised lotus design filled in with darker blue glaze.

Provenance

From Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el Khadem. 1905: 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