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Fragment of relief of Akhenaten

Fragment of limestone sunk relief representing Akhenaten wearing the blue crown before the rays of the Aten.


By 1979: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer February 14, 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, New Kingdom, dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten, 1353–1336 B.C.

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Medium or Technique

Stone; limestone


The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Relief