Location: On Display in the Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display

From: Egypt | Mit-Rahineh

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number 29-70-20
Current Location Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display - On Display
Provenience Egypt | Mit-Rahineh
Locus 200.20
Period Late Period | Twenty-Sixth Dynasty
Date Made 570-526 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Gold | Electrum (uncertain)
Technique Cast
Iconography Montu

Cast gold amulet of Montu, showing the god striding forward with his hands at his sides. Crown composed of a sun disk, double uraeus, and two tall plumes made separately. Suspension loop on back.

Height 5.08 cm
Width 1.27 cm
Depth 1.27 cm
Credit Line The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Mit-Rahineh (Memphis), Egypt, 1915-1920
Other Number M6253 - Field No SF

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