Statuette of the lady Tiye
- New Kingdom
- Dynasty 18
- reign of Amenhotep III–Akhenaten
- ca. 1390–1349 B.C.
- From Egypt
- Wood, carnelian, gold, glass, Egyptian blue, paint
- h. 24 cm (9 7/8 in)
base: w. 5.1 cm (2 in); d. 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1941
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 119
The "mistress of the harim Tiye" wears the voluminous wig and clinging dress of her time. Her necklace is made of gold, semi-precious stones and glass.