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Fragment of the lower part of king's face

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Limestone fragment in sunk relief. It is the lower part of a king's head facing right. Traces of color remain on the neck and chin. The king has a long neck and protruding chin.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Tell el Amarna 1935-6, Broad Hall No. 280 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

Width: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.4

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief