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Object Number: E14295
Current Location: Amarna
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Thebes (uncertain) (Egypt)
Period: New Kingdom
Eighteenth Dynasty
Tutankhamun
Date Made: c. 1351 BC
Early Date: -1371
Late Date: -1331
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Bronze
Gold
Technique:Gilded
Iconography:King
Tutankhamun
Height: 23cm
Width: 10cm
Depth: 15cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Nicolas Tano, 1924

Description

Kneeling bronze figurine of a king wearing a nemes headdress and short kilt. Arms missing. Traces of gilding on torso and headdress. Note that at some point, this object was sampled for testing. A small vial with a sample is with the object. Found when Masca was cleaned out in 7/2010.


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
Egyptian Mummies: Secrets and Science (27 Sep 1980 - 15 Feb 2016)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: 100-101View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Fleming, Stuart, et al. 1980. The Egyptian Mummy, Secrets and Science. : Page/Fig./Plate: 30View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Silverman, David P., et al. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration.View Objects cited in this Publication

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