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Fragment of a menat

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Blue glazed; inscribed on both sides, with cartouches of Queen Hatshepsu; broken.

Provenance

From Deir-el-Bahri. Gift of Egyptian Exploration Fund, May 1897.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Object Place

Deir-el-Bahri, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 2.6 x 1.6 cm (1 5/16 x 1 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.907

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets