Menat fragments

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris of tomb G 7000, SE XVII

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 x 3.5 cm (3/4 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1386

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Copper or bronze fragments of menat breastplate.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In radim of tomb G 7000, SE XVII. 1928 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition