<em>Amarna King</em>, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. Limestone, pigment, gold leaf, 8 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. (21.3 x 4.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 29.34. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 29.34_SL3.jpg)

Amarna King

Medium: Limestone, pigment, gold leaf

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 8 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. (21.3 x 4.8 cm)


Museum Location: Special Exhibitions, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 29.34

Image: 29.34_SL3.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Standing limestone statuette of a king, probably Akhenaten, wearing the Blue Crown. Hands at side. Uraeus, necklace and kilt overlaid with gold leaf. Flesh painted red; no inscription. Condition: Head broken off at neck and replaced. Figure restored in Oxford from ankles down. Paint chipped. Otherwise good.

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