Current Location:
Lake Ontario Hall -> 3rd Floor (LOH)
Location Notes:
LOH; 3rd fl., across from 339

King Akhnaten & Nefertiti with their Family

Artwork
Medium:
Modern Copy on Papyrus
Date:
2003
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 13 in Width: 9.5 in
Description:
Copy on papyrus paper of egyptian king and two others offering up some sort of offering to the sun.
Historical Context:
This is a depiction of King Akhenaton and Queen Nefertiti offering to the Aton, while Merytaten shakes her sistrum. It is a fragment of an alabaster slab of the Armarna Period, c. 1370 BCE.