Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
late Dynasty 18
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
7/16 x 3/16 x 11/16 in. (1.1 x 0.5 x 1.7 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society
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Nubian. Plaque, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Faience, 7/16 x 3/16 x 11/16 in. (1.1 x 0.5 x 1.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 38.549. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.38.549_negA_bw.jpg)
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The plaque is ovoid shape, pierced for suspension and has a pale green glaze. On the upper surface is a badly blurred cartouche written with manganese. It appears to be the cartouche of Akhenaten. The reverse side is blank. Workmanship poor.
Condition: Glaze slightly worn in spots.
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