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Fragment of a menat

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This menat fragment has blue glaze and a black line floral decoration.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bahari. 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,

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Deir el-Bahari, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 6.8 x 1.4 cm (2 3/16 x 2 11/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.910

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets