Menat amulet (?)
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Ku 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry)
Length: 3.4 cm (1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Blue glazed faience. Rosette at base; apparently an ill-defined head at the other end, surmounted by suspension ring.
From el-Kurru, Ku. 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry). 1919: 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.
(Accession date: January 1, 1924)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition