<em>Head and Bust from a Seated Statue</em>, ca. 1353-1336 B.C.E. Granite, 12 x 9 x 6 in. (30.5 x 22.9 x 15.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 60.96. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 60.96_NegA_bw_SL4.jpg)

Head and Bust from a Seated Statue

Medium: Granite

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1353-1336 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 12 x 9 x 6 in. (30.5 x 22.9 x 15.2 cm)


Museum Location: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 60.96

Image: 60.96_NegA_bw_SL4.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Gray granite head and bust of a man from a kneeling statue which supported a stela. Double curled wig with ear lobes exposed, idealizing face with plastic eyebrows and outlined mouth. On right breast and arm cartouches of Amenhotep IV, the name of Amun erased. Plain back pillar. Condition: Incomplete. Nose broken. Scattered chips.

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