Limestone fragment showing the common scene of the royal family worshipping the Aten. The family procession, consisting of Akhenaten, Nefertiti and Meretaten, would have been shown twice around the column drum.
Hermopolis (originally from el-Amarna). Excavated by the Deutschen Hermopolis-Expedition between 1929 and 1939 (Roeder, Amarna Reliefs, no. 125); By 1967:private collection; 1967: purchased by the MFA.
Mary S. and Edward Jackson Holmes Fund
Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten, 1353–1336 B.C.