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Daughters of Akhenaten?

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Limestone
DATES ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E., if ancient
DYNASTY XVIII Dynasty or, much more probably, modern
PERIOD Imitating the style of the Amarna Period
DIMENSIONS 5 9/16 x 2 x 1 in. (14.2 x 5.1 x 2.5 cm)
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin wilbour Fund
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CAPTION Daughters of Akhenaten?, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E., if ancient. Limestone, 5 9/16 x 2 x 1 in. (14.2 x 5.1 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin wilbour Fund, 37.566. Creative Commons-BY
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Small limestone relief containing in sunk relief the heads of two young girlswith hugely elongated skulls, intended to represent daughters of Amenhotep. Totally unconvincing forgeries. Cf. 37.565, from the same source.
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