Relief fragment with the head of a princess

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


Dimensions

Height (of worked face): 18.7 cm (7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Limestone fragment, sunk relief head of a Princess, facing L., with end of column of hieroglyphs above. Remains of color. / Limestone fragment with head of princess from Tell el Amarna.

Provenance

From Tell el-Amarna, Broad Hall, no. 264. 1935-36: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Society; 1937: given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Society through the Hon. Robert Bass.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Society by subscription