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Stela of Amenhotep Adoring the Rising and Setting Sun

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep II
Date:
ca. 1427–1400 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes
Medium:
Sandstone, paint
Dimensions:
h. 70.5 cm (27 3/4 in); w. 45.5 cm (17 15/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.2.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 119
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