Maker Egyptian
Title
  • Princess Holding a Sistrum
Date between 1365 and 1347 BCE
Medium Limestone
Dimensions Overall: 9 × 10 1/2 × 1 1/2 inches (22.9 × 26.7 × 3.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Hill Memorial Fund and donations from Dr. and Mrs. Irving F. Burton and Mr. and Mrs. Clifford B. West
Accession Number 66.8
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View Egyptian: Daily Reverences, Level 1 (see map)
probably from (Tel el Amarna, Egypt);
Michel E. Abemayor;
1966-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Cooney, John D. Amarna Reliefs from Hermopolis in American Collections. New York: The Brooklyn Museum, 1965, no. 18, pp. 31-2, (ill.) [all the paint is modern].

Cooney, John, D. Amarna-Reliefs from Hermopolis in American Collections. The Brooklyn Museum. 1965, no. 18, pp. 31-32.

Bulletin of the DIA 46, no. 1 (1967): pp. 15, 20 (ill.).

Roeder, Gunther. Amarna-Reliefs Aus Hermopolis. Hildesheim, 1969, p. 406; Tafel 183, p. 69.

Peck. 1970, pp. 269, 270 (ill.).

Peck, W. H. Connoisseur, vol. 175 (December 1970): p. 269, (fig. 4).

Aldred, C. Akhenaten and Nefertiti. Exh. cat., DIA, Brooklyn Museum. Detroit, New York, December 19, 1973-February 28, 1974, no. 127, p. 195, (ill.).

Aldred, Cyril. Akhenaten and Nefertiti. The Brooklyn Museum. New York, 1973, pp. 194, 195 (ill.).

Peck. 1983, p. 5.

"Family Art Game: Visions and Rhythms," The Detroit Free Press (April 23, 1995): p. 5 (ill.) [DIA Advertising Supplement].