Menat amulet

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 1.5 cm (1 1/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.812

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over August 1886.
(Accession Date: August 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription