Torso of Nefertiti, Aten cartouches

Period: New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 18
Reign: reign of Akhenaten
Date: ca. 1352–1336 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten), Great Temple of the Aten, pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter excavations, 1891–92
Medium: Indurated limestone
Dimensions: h. 28 cm (11 in); w. 29.5 cm (11 5/8 in); d. 21.5 cm (8 7/16 in) cartouche W. 1.8 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Edward S. Harkness, 1921
Accession Number: 21.9.4

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