The crowned head of Nefertiti, wife of Akhenaton. The sculpture was made by the famous sculptor Thutmose and was found in his workshop. Country of Origin: Egypt. Date/Period: Amarna period BC. Place of Origin: Tell el Amarna
Clapper - Egyptian music instrument, shaped as hand on papyrus stem.New Kingdom c.Some Egyptian ivory sets (c.) are shaped like arms and hands, implying that clappers began as extensions of natural body sounds like hand clapping.
Painted limestone relief of a royal couple in the Amarna style. Some experts believe they portray Smenkhkare and Meritaten. This claim is tenuous at best because of the gait, and more importantly, the walking stick that we have come to associate with Tutankhamun is not a part of the iconography of any other individual from this period. Neues Museum, Berlin.