Fragmentary relief with two prisoners
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
Height x width: 17.8 x 35.6 cm (7 x 14 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Limestone fragment of sunk relief showing the torsos of two prisoners, one with his wrists bound together in a neck-ring. Both figures display the long, gracefully tapered fingers characteristic of the Amarna period.
1979: purchased by the MFA at Sotheby Parke Bernet auction May 19, 1979 (lot no. 278).
(Accession Date: June 20, 1979)
Egyptian Special Purchase Fund