Portrait of Akhenaten

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 24 August 2019
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Limestone fragment showing a portrait (in Amarna style) of the Egyptian pharaoh Akhenaten (r. 1353-1336 BCE) in profile, looking to the right. Probably from Amarna, Egypt. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, c. 1345 BCE. It is on display at the Neues Museum, Berlin, Germany.

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About the Author

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 24). Portrait of Akhenaten. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11108/portrait-of-akhenaten/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Portrait of Akhenaten." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 24, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11108/portrait-of-akhenaten/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Portrait of Akhenaten." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 24 Aug 2019. Web. 16 Oct 2021.