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Profile Head Inlay

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), House O.47.16a (Sculptor's Workshop), Egypt Exploration Society excavations, 1932–33 (Waddingtons)
Medium:
Quartzite
Dimensions:
l. 14 cm (5 1/2 in.); w.10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. John Hubbard and Egypt Exploration Society, 1933
Accession Number:
33.6.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Excavated at Amarna 1932-1933 by the Egypt Exploration Society, and received by them in partage. Donated to the museum by Mrs. John Hubbard and the Egypt Exploration Society, 1933.

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