About this object

Architectural fragment carved with hieroglyphs. Possibly part of a frame; four pieces were excavated and given the numbers 22/282a-d. Carved from indurated limestone.

Marked 22/282 b
From the Maru Aten SP II

The City of Akhenaten I p. 148, 154, pl. LX, HC 75, 79, LXI, RC 36, 37 (HC 48, 52, RC 58 marked on reg. card)

Object specifics

  • Type
    Architecture
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Tell el Amarna
  • Date made
    1352 BC - 1336 BC (Dynasty 18: Reign of Akhenaten) about
  • Materials
    Limestone
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from the collections of Norwich Castle Museum, 1956
  • Collector
    Egypt Exploration Society
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Tell el Amarna
  • Date collected
    1922
  • Measurements
  • Related people

Explore related

Events

  • Egypt Exploration Society Excavations at Tell el Amarna

    Start date: 1921
    End date: 1921
    Description: Excavations carried out at Tell el Amarna by the Egypt Exploration Society between 1921 and 1936.

Ownership

Previous owners

Object view = Humanities
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