Head from a kneeling statuette of Amenhotep II
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep II
Findspot: Egypt, Hu (Diospolis Parva), Debris behind Roman cemetery
Height x Width x Depth: 13.6 x 6 x 8 cm (5 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.)
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White marble head from a kneeling statuette of Amenhotep II. He is wearing the double crown of Upper and Lower Egypt. It is broken at the neck. There is a back pillar behind the head.
From Hu (Diospolis Parva), Egypt, debris in Roman cemetery. Petrie excavations for the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1899. Voted to the MFA.
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