Torso/Belt of the king with cartouches of the Aten

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), Great Temple of the Aten, pit outside southern wall, Petrie/Carter excavations, 1891–92
Medium: Indurated limestone
Dimensions: H. 11.5 x W. 12 x D. 12 cm; cartouche width 2.4-2.8 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Edward S. Harkness, 1921
Accession Number: 21.9.582

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