Fragment of a Sunk Relief
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
late Dynasty 18
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
2 11/16 x 2 7/8 x 13/16 in. (6.8 x 7.3 x 2.1 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Egypt Exploration Society
Small coarse limestone fragment containing, in sunk relief, portion of a male face. Probably a portrait of Akhenaten. Uraeus on forehead, flesh painted red.
Condition: Surface chipped.
This item is not on view
Fragment of a Sunk Relief, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Limestone, 2 11/16 x 2 7/8 x 13/16 in. (6.8 x 7.3 x 2.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Egypt Exploration Society, 22.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.6_negA_bw.jpg)
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