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Object Number: E664
Current Location: Amarna
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
El-Amarna
Period: Eighteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom
Date Made: 1539-1292 BC
Early Date: -1540
Late Date: -1291
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Granite
Technique:Incised
Iconography:Female Head
Crown
Sun disk
Plumes
Horns
Height: 15.5cm
Width: 11cm
Depth: 7.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from William Flinders Petrie, 1893
Other NumberES663? - Original Number

Description

Red granite. Portion of woman's head with crown of sun disk, horns, and plumes emphasizing her divine association. Incised name of King's daugher Aten----.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P., et al. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration. : Page/Fig./Plate: 130,fig. 117View Objects cited in this Publication

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