Egyptian diorite Monkhet amuletE106
A black and white speckled diorite Monkhet amulet. This relatively rare type of amulet is thought to represent clothing and was placed on the chest of a mummy.
Egypt, Late Dynastic Period, 730-332 BC
1.9 x 1.2 cms
Ex. collection Thomas Patrick, UK; acquired in Egypt in the early 19th Century and given to M. B. Joulmine circa 1842.