User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Relief fragment inlay with a cartouche

Start collecting

It is unpolished. The arm of the Queen, on which is incised her cartouche, is done in raised relief. The cartouche reads, "Nef-er-neferuw-Aten Nefert-iti, ankh thi ajt heh." 891-2 (Petrie); Imp. 114

Provenance

Tell el-Amarna

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, Armana, 1349–1336 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 13.2 cm (5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.36.100

Medium or Technique

Black granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief