Relief Fragment of a Head of a Man
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
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Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
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Relief Fragment of a Head of a Man, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Limestone, pigment, 1 5/8 x 2 3/16 in. (4.1 x 5.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 36.963. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.36.963_negA_bw.jpg)
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Small limestone flake containing the head of a man in deep relief, on the right side. Several centimeters above his head is the base of a register on which are remain of Egyptian blue. The remainder of the piece is plain.
Condition: Back of head missing, left side of piece badly chipped.
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