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Chest of Akhenaten

Period: New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 18
Reign: reign of Akhenaten
Date: ca. 1352–1336 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. as mounted 23.5 x W. 34 x D. 22 cm; cartouche W. 2 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Edward S. Harkness, 1921
Accession Number: 21.9.455

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