Relief fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
1349–1336 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, el-Amarna, Number 62

Dimensions

Height x Length: 23 x 26.5 cm (9 1/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.91

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

White sandstone block with sunk relief fragment. It is the figure of a kneeling man. Traces of red remain on the arm and leg. There is yellow paint on the background. The figure has a fat belly, characteristic of the shape human figures took during the reign of Akhenaton.

Provenance

From el-Amarna, 1934-5, No. 62. Gift of Egypt Exploration Society through Mrs. Gaston Smith & Group

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Society by subscription