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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst


Title:The courtier Ay and his wife Tiy receiving the gold of honor
Date Made:1350-1334 BCE (New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten)
Place Made:Egypt; Tell el Amarna, tomb of Ay
Measurements:overall: 22 x 25 1/4 x 2 in.; 55.88 x 64.135 x 5.08 cm
Accession Number:  MH 1912.44.b.A.OIV
Credit Line:Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Norman W. Harris, 1912

Male and female figures with necklaces, arms reaching upward, part investiture scene from east wall.

ancient; archaeology; reproductions; couples

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