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Column inscription fragment

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Part of one column inscription. It reads, "Meryt-Aten, born of the King's Wife, Nefertiti".

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Tell el Amarna 1935-6, unnumbered Gift of Egypt Exploration Society through the Hon. Robert Bass

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Society by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten, 1349–1336 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

37.7

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief