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Fragment of a menat

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Blue glazed; inscribed on both sides, somewhat broken.

Provenance

From Deir-el-Bahri. Gift of Egyptian 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: 6.5 x 4.4 x 1.4 cm (2 9/16 x 1 3/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.906

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets