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Object Number: E14304
Current Location: Amarna
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Thebes (uncertain) (Egypt)
Period: Eighteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom
Date Made: 1539-1292 BC
Early Date: -1539
Late Date: -1292
Iconography:Amenhotep II
Height: 17.5cm
Width: 10.89cm
Depth: 16.59cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Spink & Son, 1924


Fragmentary head of Amenhotep II wearing a royal crown of Egypt. The top of the crown is broken thus making it too incomplete to determine the type. The king has a uraeus on his brow.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition
Amarna: Ancient Egypt's Place in the Sun (12 Nov 2006)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 96-97View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Porter, Bertha & Moss, Rosalind L. 1964. The Theban Necropolis. Vol. 2. : Page/Fig./Plate: 532View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Silverman, David P., et al. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration. : Page/Fig./Plate: 150, fig.136View Objects cited in this Publication

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