Fragmentary relief of Nefertiti offering
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
Findspot: Egypt, Tell el-Amarna
Height x width: 18.7 x 15.2cm (7 3/8 x 6in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Part of a sunk relief figure of Queen Nefertiti facing the R. Three hands of the Aten disc are above her.
(37.6 probably from same stele).
From el-Amarna. 1936, excavated by the Egypt Exploration Society in the Broad Hall of the Great Palace (excavation no. 35/280); given to the EEF by the government of Egypt; given to MFA through the Hon. Robert Bass.
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