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Cowroid: The King’s Wife, Tiye

A work made of faience or steatite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of faience or steatite.

Date:

New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III (about 1390–1352 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Cowroid: The King’s Wife, Tiye

Place

Egypt (Object made in)

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1390 BCE–1352 BCE

Medium

Faience or steatite

Dimensions

2.2 × 1.3 × 1 cm (7/8 × 1/2 × 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1301

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