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Amulet of a Menat Counterpoise

A work made of faience.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of faience.

Date:

New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (about 1550–1295 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of a Menat Counterpoise

Origin

Egypt

Date

1550 BCE–1295 BCE

Medium

Faience

Dimensions

3.2 × 1 × 0.5 cm (1 1/4 × 3/8 × 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

X211

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