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Head of Amen

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This head of Amen is s broken off at the neck. The beard is lost. Both the ears and nose are battered. The surface is worn and chipped.

Provenance

Lent by Joseph Lindon Smith, October 5, 1934

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Joseph Lindon Smith in memory of Joseph Lindon Smith

Egyptian, New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18–early Dynasty 19, 1400–1279 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 12.5cm (4 15/16in.)

Accession Number

52.348

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture