Pendant: menat

Egyptian
Greco-Roman Period


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Height x width: 2.6 x 0.8 cm (1 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1109

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience; blue glaze; good condition.

Provenance

From Egypt, Menkaura (Menkaura) Pyramid Temple, Giza. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Findspot Information: From Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Giza. GMT / Room J2

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition