Head, possibly Tutankhamun (or Ay or Horemhab) as the God Amun Artist: Unknown

ca. 1332–1323 B.C.

Ancient Art

Not on view
Medium

Blue glass or Egyptian blue

Dimensions

1 1/8 × 1 × 1 1/8 in. (2.9 × 2.5 × 2.9 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of John H. Denison, B.A. 1955

Accession Number

2019.96.26

Culture
Period

New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Tutankhamun

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Fahim Kouchakji, New York, N.Y., 1930s; Ex-collection Ada (Mrs. William H.) S. Moore, 1940s; John H. Denison, by inheritance, 1955; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography
  • "Selected Acquisitions," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2020–21), 152–53, ill
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Object/Work type

busts, figures (representations)

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