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Limestone lintel of Amenhetep II. Photograph: yes.


  • ID
  • Department
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Classification
    Architectural elements-Doors, jambs, lintels
  • Findspot
    Temple of Amenhetep II
  • Material
  • Dimensions
    H 52 x L 126 cm
  • Credit Line
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Cairo Special Register number
  • Period
    New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep II
  • Excavator
    Émile Baraize, French, 1874–1952
  • Object owned by
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Owner
    Amenhetep II
  • Notes
    From excavations of Emile Baraize, 1927-1928.
  • Remarks
    RELATED MEDIA: EMC_JE_XI_Sp298-299LR; RELATED CONSTITUENT(S): Emile Baraize; Amenhetep II; RELATED SITE(S): Temple of Amenhetep II

Tombs and Monuments 1

Full Bibliography

  • Grdseloff MSS. 7 (photo.). Hassan, Great Sphinx 311.

People 2

Ancient People

  • Amenhetep II

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks RELATED MEDIA: EMC_JE_XI_Sp068-069LR; EMC_JE_XI_Sp298-299LR; Temple of Amenhetep II

Modern People

  • Émile Baraize

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates French, 1874–1952
    • Remarks French engineer working for the Service des Antiquities who excavated around the Sphinx from 1926-1936.

Institutions 1