Relief fragment with inscription and head of a princess

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


Findspot: Egypt, el-Amarna, Number 69

Dimensions

Height x Length: 9.6 x 14 cm (3 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

36.96

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Red granite fragment. At the top is part of a sunk inscription with cartouche of Akhenaten. Below is part of a figure of a Princess, who is facing left. The figure is done in sunk relief.

Provenance

From el-Amarna, 1934-5, No. 69; Gift of Egypt Exploration Society through Mrs. Gaston Smith & Group.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Society by subscription