Element with cartouche of Akhenaten and of Aten on opposite sides

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, Petrie/Carter 1891–1892
Medium: Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions: H. 21 x W. 14.5 cm; D. 16 (top) to 18 (bottom); cartouche W. 4.8 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Edward S. Harkness, 1921
Accession Number: 21.9.607

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