Wall Relief Fragment - Man Head
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
8 11/16 x 3 1/8 x 14 3/4 in. (22 x 8 x 37.5 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
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Wall Relief Fragment - Man Head, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Limestone, painted, 8 11/16 x 3 1/8 x 14 3/4 in. (22 x 8 x 37.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 37.407. Creative Commons-BY
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Limestone relief of head of a man; only a small portion of the body is preserved and it is very difficult to determine the composition but the figure appears to be in a bending position. Technique is very deep sunk relief. Faint traces of red paint remain on the headdress.
Condition: The surface is considerably chipped.
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