Head from monumental quartzite statue of Amenhotep III wearing red crown.
- Excavated/Findspot: Temple of Amenhotep III
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Temple of Amenhotep III (Thebes))
- Height: 117 centimetres (max)
PM II (2): p.452
Nicholson and Shaw, Ancient Egyptian Materials and Technology (Cambridge 2000), p. 54
incomplete - head only
28 October 2000
Reason for treatment
Steam cleaned. Removed a grey residue with with Acetone (propan-1-one/dimethyl ketone).
4 April 1991
Reason for analysis
Identification of Egyptian stone sculpture
See also PR01233.
Analysis reference number
Previously entered in error as coming from the 1835 Sotheby sale
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA69263
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