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Relief fragment with cartouches

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This pillar fragment is incised with the early cartouches of the Aten and the begining of the cartouche of Nefertiti. The surface is worn.

Provenance

Tell el-Amarna

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London

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

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Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 51 cm (20 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.36.96

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Columns and capitals