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Fragment of menat ?

Fine blue glaze, incised lotus design filled in with darker blue glaze.

Provenance

From Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el Khadem. 1905: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Sinai, Egypt

Accession Number

05.197

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets