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Small Flake Containing the Head of a Man in Deep Relief

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Limestone, painted
GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATIONS
DATES ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
DYNASTY XVIII Dynasty
PERIOD New Kingdom, Amarna Period
DIMENSIONS 1 5/8 x 2 3/16 in. (4.1 x 5.6 cm)  (show scale)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 36.963
CREDIT LINE Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Small Flake Containing the Head of a Man in Deep Relief, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Limestone, painted, 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
IMAGE overall, CUR.36.963_negA_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION 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.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (72%)
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