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Amenhotep II in the Double Crown, Kneeling and Offering

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep II
Date:
ca. 1427–1400 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes; Probably from Deir el-Medina
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H. 30 cm (11 13/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.182.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 118
Statuette depicting Amenhotep II wearing the double crown and holding two nu-jars. The king's name is inscribed on the belt buckle.
Purchased in Qurna by Howard Carter before 1913. Sold to the Museum, 1913.

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