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Fragment of a menat

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Blue glazed; inscribed on both sides, "Ankh-djet."

Provenance

From Deir-el-Bahari. Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, May 1897.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Object Place

Deir-el-Bahri, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 4.5 x 1.2 cm (1 15/16 x 1 3/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

97.909

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets