Egyptian 18th Dynasty (c.1567-1320 BC). Medium: wood overlaid with a layer of gesso and covered with sheet gold. Date: 14th Century BC. Edge of a papyrus swamp; tame lion by his side; queen squats on a cushion by his feet; behind his head is the vulture of Nekhbet; discovered in 1922 in the Valley of the Kings by Howard Carter; Provenance: Egyptian National Museum, Cairo, Egypt. Photographic Rights held by The Bridgeman Art Library.