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Relief of male head

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Limestone "trial piece". A relief with a male head facing left. It is a sunk relief. The head is incised. There are traces of black on the hair.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Tell el Amarna, 1935-6, No. 440 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

Length: 22 cm (8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief