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Fragment of relief of Akhenaten

Egyptian
New Kingdom, dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
1353–1336 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 12.26 cm (4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.55

Medium or Technique

Stone; limestone

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Fragment of limestone sunk relief representing Akhenaten wearing the blue crown before the rays of the Aten.

Provenance

By 1979: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer February 14, 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer