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Ancient Egyptian portraiture: 12th dynasty
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Ancient Egyptian portraiture

12th dynasty

Amenemhet II or Senusret II, Source: Metropolitan Museum of Art - Click for  larger picture Amenemhet II or Senusret II
Standing statue
Plastered and painted cedar
Height: 55.5 cm
Found at Lisht
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1914 (14.3.17)
Source: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Senusret III, Source: Les merveilles du Louvre, Vol.1, Librairie Hachette, 1958 - Click for larger picture Senusret III
Granite
Height: 120cm
Source: Les merveilles du Louvre, Vol.1, Librairie Hachette, 1958
Senusret III, Source: British Museum - Click for  larger picture Senusret III
Granite
Height: ca. 124 cm
British Museum
Senusret III, Source: British Museum - Click for  larger picture Senusret III
Head, fragmentary
Quartzite
Height: 16.5 cm
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926 (26.7.1394)
Source: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Amenemhet III, Source: British Museum - Click for  larger picture Amenemhet III
Granite
Height: ca. 79 cm
British Museum.
Amenemhet III, Source: Louvre Museum - Click for  larger picture Amenemhet III
Schist
Height: 21 cm
Source: Louvre Museum
Amenemhet III, Source: Ortiz - Click for  larger picture Amenemhet III
Copper
Height: 46 cm
Source: The George Ortiz Collection
Amenemhet III, Source: Ortiz - Click for  larger picture Amenemhet III
Copper
Height: 26 cm
Source: The George Ortiz Collection
Chancellor Nakhti, Source: Louvre Museum - Click for  larger picture Chancellor Nakhti
Wood
Height: 178 cm
Source: Louvre Museum
Seneb-su-ma, Source: The George Ortiz Collection - Click for  larger picture Seneb-su-ma, keeper of the seals
Copper
Height: 34 cm
Source: The George Ortiz Collection
Sen-usert, Source: The George Ortiz Collection - Click for  larger picture Sen-usert, a court official
Copper
Height: 24 cm
Source: The George Ortiz Collection
Sebekemhat, Click for  larger picture Sebekemhat, Leader of priests
Limestone
Height: 48.3 cm
Source: The Detroit Institute of Arts
Senebtyfy, Source: British Museum Click for  larger picture Senebtyfy (Ptahemsaf), Royal scribe and chancellor
Quartzite
Height: 52 cm
British Museum

 


 

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4th Dynasty portraits
5th Dynasty portraits
6th Dynasty portraits
18th Dynasty portraits, from the beginning of the dynasty until the reign of Akhenaten
18th Dynasty portraits, from the reign of Akhenaten until the end of the dynasty
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