Fragment of the lower part of king's face

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
1349–1336 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tell el-Amarna, Broad Hall, No. 280

Dimensions

Width: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.4

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Limestone fragment in sunk relief. It is the lower part of a king’s head facing right. Traces of color remain on the neck and chin. The king has a long neck and protruding chin.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Tell el Amarna 1935-6, Broad Hall No. 280
Gift of Egypt Exploration Society through the Hon. Robert Bass

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Society by subscription