Floor Panel from Akhenaten’s Palace

1923.02.0001

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Floor Panel from Akhenaten’s Palace   (1923.02.0001)
Classification Built Environment Artifacts : Building Components : Surface Elements
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Africa, North, Egypt, Middle Egypt, Governorate of Miniya, Tell el-Amarna
Period/Date New Kingdom, 1370 BCE
Culture Egyptian
Location On Exhibitin the Egypt exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 124.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 87.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 9.5 cm
Weight 69,916 g
Measuring Remarks 100 lbs without frame; frame weighs 54 lbs. 154 lbs converted to grams. Case measured.
Materials Stone?, Plaster, Pigment-Paint
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Painting
Munsell Color Information Light Olive Brown (2.5Y 6/2) -ns Moderate Brown (7.5YR 3/4) -ns Moderate Bluish Green (5BG 4/4) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Baines & Málek. Atlas of Ancient Egypt. Oxford: Phaidon, 1980. James, T.G.H. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882-1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Egypt Exploration Society
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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