Inlay of wig

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
1356–1332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tell el-Amarna

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 x 4.4 x 7.4 cm (1 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.36.22

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of wig with twisted, stacked curls in relief, deep blue glaze. For inlaying in statue.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London