Balustrade fragment with cartouche of Nefertiti

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, Petrie/Carter 1891–1892
Medium: yellow quartzite
Dimensions: H. 21 x W. 16.5 x D. 7.5 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Edward S. Harkness, 1921
Accession Number: 21.9.449

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