Fragments of a menat amulet

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani
623–593 B.C


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 23 (tomb of Masalaye), room B

Accession Number

17-3-606

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Two fragments of a menat.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 23 (tomb of queen or princess Masalaye), room B. 1917: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition