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Relief with a bird

Period:
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Akhenaten
Date:
ca. 1353–1336 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten)
Medium:
Limestone, paint (mostly modern)
Dimensions:
9 x 20 1/2 in. (22.8 x 52 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Joseph Rosen Foundation Inc. Gift, Ludlow Bull and Rogers Funds, and Lila Acheson Wallace, Schimmel Foundation Inc.,and Nathaniel Spear Jr. Gifts, 1992
Accession Number:
1992.86
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 131
Purchased from Marianne Maspero, Paris, 1992. Previously published by G. Roeder, Amarna-Reliefs aus Hermopolis (1969), pl. 177 PC (Private Collection) 39.

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