The head of Tutankhamun emerging from a lotus flower
H. 28 × W. 14 cm
توصيف النموذج الاثري
The elongated head, slanted eyes, archhed eyebrows and large pierced ears of this bust are all distinct characteristics of the Amarna style of art. The lotus flower from which Tutankhamun's head emerges from symbolizes the rejuvenation and resurrection of the king.
Date: New Kingdom
For purchase: Gift shop at the Egyptian museum in Cairo