Akhenaten Making Offerings

This wonderful statue of King Akhenaten shows him wearing the blue crown or khepresh. He presents an offering table to the god Aten, the deity embodied in the sun-disk. Akhenaten rejected the state cult of Amun-Re in favor of this god. This statue was discovered at Tell el-Amarna.


New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty
Original: Painted limestone
Egyptian Museum, Cairo
Model: 40 x 15 x 8 cm
Price: Stucco 120 LE