A late eighteenth dynasty statue in the Nicholson Museum, Sydney

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Abstract

Publication of a little-known private statue dating to the late Eighteenth Dynasty, NMR.1138, donated to the University of Sydney's Nicholson Museum in 1862. The piece exhibits the distinctive characteristics of sculpture from the immediate post-Amarna period. It is identified as a pre-royal statue of Horemheb, who later became king of Egypt.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)137-143
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Egyptian Archaeology
Volume80
Publication statusPublished - 1994
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Egypt -- New Kingdom
  • Egyptian antiquities
  • Horemheb
  • Sculpture
  • Amarna Period

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