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Sphinx of Amenhotep III, possibly from a Model of a Temple

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18
Reign: reign of Amenhotep III
Date: ca. 1390–1352 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt; Possibly from Upper Egypt, Thebes, Karnak
Medium: Faience, remains of a travertine (Egyptian alabaster) tenon
Dimensions: l. 25.1 cm (9 7/8 in); w. 13.3 cm (5 1/4 in); h. 13.3 cm (5 1/4 in)
Credit Line: Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1972
Accession Number: 1972.125

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