University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E325
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Illahun
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Limestone
Iconography:Akhenaten
Ankhsenpaaten
Pharaoh
Daughter
Princess
Iconography Subject:Earring
Inscription Language:Hieroglyphic
Height: 23 cm
Width: 56 cm
Depth: 13 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from William Flinders Petrie, 1890
Other Number:ES 325 - Original Number

Description

Fragment of reused block from building of Akhenaten representing the King (arm showing the cartouches of the Aten) holding two of his daughters. Ankhsenpaaten reaches toward an earring in the shape of the Aten.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Petrie, William M. 1891. Illahun, Kahun and Gurob 1889-1890.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 20, pl. 24.10View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Wegner, Jennifer H., and Wegner, Josef W., and Silverman, David P. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration.. Philadelphia. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 140-141,fig.128,129View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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