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Object Number:E14304
Current Location: Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Thebes (uncertain) (Egypt)
Period: Eighteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom
Date Made: 1539-1292 BCE
Early Date: -1539
Late Date: -1292
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Diorite
Granodiorite
Iconography:Amenhotep II
uraeus
Height: 17.5 cm
Width: 10.89 cm
Depth: 16.59 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Spink & Son, 1924

Description

Fragmentary head of Amenhotep II wearing a royal crown of Egypt. The top of the crown is broken thus making it too incomplete to determine the type. The king has a uraeus on his brow.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997) View Objects in Exhibition
Egyptian Daily Life (1977) View Objects in Exhibition
Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display (23 Feb 2019) View Objects in Exhibition
Amarna: Ancient Egypt's Place in the Sun (12 Nov 2006) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum.. Cornell University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 96-97View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Moss, Rosalind L., and Porter, Bertha. 1964. The Theban Necropolis.. Clarendon Press. Vol. 2. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 532View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Wegner, Jennifer H., and Wegner, Josef W., and Silverman, David P. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration.. Philadelphia. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 150, fig.136View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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