Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Relief of Queen Nefertiti

Period:
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Akhenaten
Date:
ca. 1353–1336 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Probably from Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten)
Medium:
Quartzite
Dimensions:
H. 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.); W. 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.); D. 2.5 cm (1 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1947
Accession Number:
47.57.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Purchased by the museum from Fahim Kouchakji, New York, 1947.

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