Plaster Cast of Statue: Amenemhet III

1948.01.0002

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Plaster Cast of Statue: Amenemhet III   (1948.01.0002)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Art
  4. :
  5. N/A
Artist/Maker Lorado Taft
Geographic Location
Period/Date Middle Kingdom, 1840 – 1797 BCE
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 89.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 29.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 27.5 cm
Weight 19,885 g
Measuring Remarks Second dimension is width from shoulders; base measures 23.8 cm. English weight equals 43.8 lb, converted to metric.
Materials Plaster, Pigment-Paint
Manufacturing Processes Cast, Painting
Munsell Color Information Dark Gray (N 2.75) -ns

Research Remarks

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

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Lorado Taft Collection
Reproduction Yes
Reproduction Information Original in Cairo Museum. Original found at Karnak.

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