Statue of Amenhotep III

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1386–1349 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Gebel Barkal, Temple B 700 in 704, doorway

Dimensions

Overall: 108cm (42 1/2in.) Case (painted wooden base): 61 x 53.3 x 62.5 cm (24 x 21 x 24 5/8 in.) Case (Plex-bonnet ): 137.8 x 49.2 x 72.4 cm (54 1/4 x 19 3/8 x 28 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23.734

Medium or Technique

Peridotite

On View

Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

From (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Temple B 700. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1923)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition