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112872
Object Number: 29-87-479
Current Location: Amarna
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Dra Abu El-Naga
Locus: Lower Cemetery, Tomb 76
Period: New Kingdom
Eighteenth Dynasty
Amenhotep III
Date Made: 1390-1353
Early Date: 1390
Late Date: 1353
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Technique:Inscribed
Iconography:Man
Priest
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Drah abu el Naga (Thebes), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1921-1923
Other NumberDAN1739 - Field No SF
0308 - Cast Number

Description

Small block statue of the priest Huy. He wears a shoulder length wig. The front of the statue is decorated with 3 lines of inscription. The character of the face is characteristic of the last quarter of the reign of Amenhotep III


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: 138-39View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Porter, Bertha & Moss, Rosalind L. 1964. The Theban Necropolis. Part 2. : Page/Fig./Plate: 610View Objects cited in this Publication

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