Nose and lips of Akhenaten

Period: New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 18
Reign: reign of Akhenaten
Date: ca. 1353–1336 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Middle Egypt, el-Amarna (Akhetaten); inc. el-Hagg Qandil, Great Temple of the Aten, pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter 1891–1892
Medium: Indurated limestone
Dimensions: H. 8.1 cm (3 3/16 in.); W. 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.); D. 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)
Credit Line: Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number: 26.7.1395

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