Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Fragment of a Cartouche Amulet with the name Menkheperre

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Naville excavations for EEF
Medium:
Blue Faience
Dimensions:
H. 1.3 cm (1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1905
Accession Number:
05.4.103
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Excavated by Naville with sponsorship of the Egypt Exploration Fund and received by the EEF in the division of finds. Acquired by the Museum through subscription, 1905.

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