AMARNA SANDSTONE RELIEF FRAGMENT

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AMARNA SANDSTONE RELIEF FRAGMENT

Sculpted in sunk relief with nubian naked male figure depicted in ‘seated’ attitude with his arms stretched out before him and his hands upright as if he is praying for forgiveness or trying to ward off someone or something, his body painted red. Most likely an offering scene.

Ex priv. coll. A.S., Netherlands, inherited, from M.König, Brussels 1970s
Dim. 20 x 6 x 21 cm.

New Kingdom, Amarna Period, reign of Akhenaten (Echnaton), 1350-1334 BC

 17.500