Amenhotep IV at His Jubilee

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 26 August 2019
Amenhotep IV at His Jubilee

This fragment of a relief depicts the Egyptian pharaoh Amenhotep IV (r. 1353-1336 BCE later known as Akhenaten) at his Jubilee. He stands below the rays of god Aten and wears the White Crown of Upper Egypt. Painted sandstone. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, c. 1348 BCE. From Egypt, precise provenance unknown. (The Neues Museum, Berlin, Germany).


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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2019, August 26). Amenhotep IV at His Jubilee. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/11102/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Amenhotep IV at His Jubilee." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 26, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/11102/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Amenhotep IV at His Jubilee." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 26 Aug 2019. Web. 15 Sep 2019.

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