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Object Number: E14350
Current Location: Amarna
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Period: New Kingdom
Late Eighteenth Dynasty
Early Nineteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1332-1292 BC
Early Date: -1332
Late Date: -1292
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Graywacke
Iconography:Amun
Ankh
Height: 45.4cm
Width: 15.23cm
Depth: 13.33cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Spink, London, 1926

Description

Standing graywacke statue of Amun, preserved from the knees up. Amun wears a short kilt fastened with a tyet amulet, a broad collar. The tall plumes of his crown are missing. In his hands, he holds two ankh symbols.


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

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 76-77View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Silverman, David P., et al. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration. : Page/Fig./Plate: 168, 184, fig.151View Objects cited in this Publication

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