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Menat fragment

One fragment of the circular end of Menat with lotus designs in black on both sides.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sinai, the Temple of Sarabit el Khadem. 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, 1500–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Sinai, Egypt

Accession Number

05.196

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets