Relief Fragments Depicting a Court Scene
- New Kingdom, Amarna Period
- Dynasty 18
- reign of Akhenaten
- ca. 1353–1336 B.C.
- From Egypt; Probably from Middle Egypt, Hermopolis (Ashmunein; Khemenu); Probably originally from Amarna (Akhetaten)
- Limestone, paint
- H. 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in); w. 53.3 cm (21 in)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of Norbert Schimmel, 1985
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At the left of this block, the elbow of a royal figure and the curved back of a throne are visible. The royal figure is seated beneath a kiosk or pavilion, one pillar of which is visible, decorated with birds and plants. At the right is a woman, probably one of the princesses, stands behind the kiosk.