Torso of Meketaten
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: Amarna Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor
ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
late XVIII Dynasty
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
11 7/8 x 6 x 4 3/4 in. (30.2 x 15.2 x 12 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
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Torso of Meketaten, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Quartzite, 11 7/8 x 6 x 4 3/4 in. (30.2 x 15.2 x 12 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.46. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.46_wwg7.jpg)
installation, West Wing gallery 7 installation, CUR.16.46_wwg7.jpg
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2006
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Fragmentary quartzite torso of Princess Meketaten. Left arm held under breasts. Inscribed plinth at back.
Condition: Head missing. Body and arms chipped. Legs missing.
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