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Inlay of royal war helmet

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
1352–1336 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Amarna

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 4.5 x 0.4 cm (13/16 x 1 3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.36.28

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of royal war-helmet, for inlaying in relief? Incised concentric circle pattern, blue glaze, surface worn.

Provenance

From Tell-el-Amarna, 1891-2 (Petrie); Gift from University College, London.

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London