Colossal Seated Statue of Amenhotep III, Reinscribed by Merneptah

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18
Reign: reign of Amenhotep III
Date: ca. 1390–1353 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Luxor (el-Uqsur), Luxor Temple, Eastern Portal
Medium: Porphyritic diorite
Dimensions: H. 228 cm (89 3/4 in) W. of base 58.4 cm (23 in); d. 123.2 cm (48 1/2 in) Weight 2766.9 kg (6100 lbs)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, by exchange, 1922
Accession Number: 22.5.2

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