Menat amulet

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani
632–593 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Overall: 6.2 ~ 7.8 x 3.1 ~ 3.9 cm (2 7/16~ x 1 1/4~ in.)

Accession Number

20.1038

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience; blue glaze, faded; decorated on one side only; ring at bottom.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid VI, the tomb of Anlamani. January 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition