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Statue


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Title/s

Statue

Category

figure

Name

statue

Description

Representing the principal royal wife, Nefertiti, or a princess (Amarna), head

Production Notes

The swollen head is typical of sculpture of this period

Field Collection

Egypt

Dimensions

height width

Period

Eighteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom

Date

circa 1352 B.C. — 1336 B.C.

Provenance

bequeathed: Gayer-Anderson 1943 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Porter, Bertha
    Moss, Rosalind L.B.
    Topographical bibliography of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts, reliefs and paintings. Vol.4, Lower and Middle Egypt (Delta and Cairo to Asyût)
    [comments: p.234-5]

Material/s

sandstone or limestone

Accession Number

E.GA.2303.1943 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 56694; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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