About this object

Plaster cast of limestone relief wall carving of Amenhotep III crowned, holding a bowl. Blue pencil annotation on the back has a signature with a name now difficult to read but seems to end "enonsksy" and underneath " Deir el Bahari, Thebes". Also on the back is a pencil annotation, "John R. Davies ceries (?) Bangor".

Record card notes that the previous accession number was 14.91.942 and was donated to Norwich Castle Museum by Mr and Mrs R. J. Colman.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Architecture
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Thebes: Deir el Bahri
  • Date made
    Modern
  • Materials
    Plaster
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from the collections of Norwich Castle Museum, 1956
  • Collector
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Thebes: Deir el Bahri
  • Date collected
    1942 before
  • Measurements
    757 mm x 720 mm x 30 mm
  • Related people

Ownership

Previous owners

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