University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-87-627
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Dra Abu El-Naga
Locus: Lower Terrace Debris
Period: New Kingdom
Nineteenth Dynasty
Date Made: 1292-1190 BC
Early Date: -1292
Late Date: -1190
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Pigment
Iconography:Woman
Earring
Height: 18cm
Width: 23cm
Depth: 5cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Drah abu el Naga (Thebes), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1921-1923
Other NumberDAN508 - Field No SF

Description

Fragment of Relief depicting the head of a woman in profile facing left. She has an elaborate wig only the traces of which remain. Pigment traces show she wore a large gold disc-shaped earring.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)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: 142-43View Objects cited in this Publication

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