Thebes (uncertain) (Egypt)
c. 1351 BC
Kneeling bronze figurine of a king wearing a nemes headdress and short kilt. Arms missing. Traces of gilding on torso and headdress. Note that at some point, this object was sampled for testing. A small vial with a sample is with the object. Found when Masca was cleaned out in 7/2010.
Purchased from Nicolas Tano, 1924
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)
Amarna: Ancient Egypt's Place in the Sun (12 Nov 2006)
Egyptian Mummies: Secrets and Science (27 Sep 1980 - 15 Feb 2016)
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 100-101
[Book] Fleming, Stuart, et al. 1980. The Egyptian Mummy, Secrets and Science. : Page/Fig./Plate: 30
[Book] Silverman, David P., et al. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration.
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