Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Plaque, second cartouche of the early name of the Aten

Period:
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Akhenaten
Date:
ca. 1353–1336 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Probably from Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten)
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
L. 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.1107
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Acquired by Lord Carnarvon (d. 1923). Carnarvon Collection acquired by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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