<em>Unidentified Queen</em>, ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. or slightly later. Limestone, pigment, 4 5/16 x 7/16 in. (11 x 1.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 73.67.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.73.67.2_wwg7.jpg)

Unidentified Queen

Medium: Limestone, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E. or slightly later

Dimensions: 4 5/16 x 7/16 in. (11 x 1.1 cm)


Accession Number: 73.67.2

Image: CUR.73.67.2_wwg7.jpg,West Wing gallery 7 installation

Catalogue Description:
White limestone sunk relief fragment with the figure of a queen facing left, a broad collar held in her raised left hand. She wears a diaphanous pleated garment, earplugs, tripartite wig with two uraei, each surmounted by horns and sun-disk. top her head a diadem of uraei with horns, plumes and sun-disk with double uraei on front. A fragmentary incised line near the upper left corner. Traces of blue, brown and red pigment and traces of gilt on the plumes. Condition: Nicks over the surface. Top, bottom, and l. side rough, r. edge smooth. Portion of surface missing from lower r. top surface.

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