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Menat amulet

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


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Overall: 6.4~7.0 x 3.2~3.5 cm (2 1/2~ x 1 1/4~ in.)

Accession Number

20.1044

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 Anla-Aman. January 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition