Description The khepresh, or "blue crown," appears frequently in royal sculpture of the New Kingdom. The king wore this crown on campaigns or in ceremonial processions. As with all royal headdresses, the coiled, protective uraeus serpent appears at the brow.
|12/20/1939||Treatment||repaired; loss compensation; coated|
|5/24/1962||Treatment||cleaned; loss compensation|
|9/27/1965||Treatment||examined for loan|
|12/12/1994||Loan Consideration||examined for loan|
|12/13/1994||Examination||examined for loan|
|9/14/1998||Treatment||technical study; cleaned; repaired; loss compensation|
- The Arts of Man. Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas. 1962.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1913, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1913
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