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Sphinx of Amenhotep II

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep II
Date:
ca. 1427–1400 B.C.
Geography:
Possibly from Upper Egypt, Thebes; From Egypt
Medium:
Sandstone
Dimensions:
L. 19 cm (7 1/2 in); w. 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in); h. 10 cm (3 15/16 in)
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.8.72
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 118
Formerly Theodore M. Davis Collection. Bequeathed to the Museum by Davis, 1915; accessioned, 1930.

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