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Statue: E.GA.2303.1943

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Titles

Statue

Description

Representing the principal royal wife, Nefertiti, or a princess (Amarna), head

Find spot

  • Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1943) by Gayer-Anderson, Robert Grenville, Major

Dating

Eighteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom
Circa -1352 - Circa -1336

Materials used in production

Sandstone or limestone

Techniques used in production

Carved

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.GA.2303.1943
Primary reference Number: 56694
Oldadmincategory: SU
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 17 March 2022 Last processed: Thursday 17 March 2022

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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