Head of a Funerary Figure of Akhenaten
- New Kingdom, Amarna Period
- Dynasty 18
- reign of Akhenaten
- ca. 1353–1336 B.C.
- From Egypt; Probably from Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten)
- h. 8.8 cm (3 7/16 in.)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase, Fletcher Fund and The Guide Foundation Inc. Gift, 1966
- Accession Number:
More than two hundred fragmentary funerary figures of Akhenaten are known. Judging from the different styles and attributes, these were probably prepared throughout the king's reign.
For other examples of Akhenaten's shabtis, see 47.57.2; 66.99.35, .37, .106; 1972.118.28; 1982.50.