Fragment of a menat amulet
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa)
Length x width x thickness: 4.8 x 5.2 x 0.9 cm (1 7/8 x 2 1/16 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of a large menat.
From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa). 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition