Example 67: Egyptian sculpture, unknown artist

[Note: This example illustrates CCO creator display option 2 for unknown creators (CCO page 92). In this example, the “Culture” field is used for the primary identification of an unknown creator. It is linked to a Concept Authority record for Egyptian.]

Work Record
Class [controlled]: • sculpture • Egyptian art
*Work Type [link]: • statue • colossus
*Title: Colossal Head of Akhenaten
*Creator Display: Egyptian
*Role [link]: sculptor [link]: Egyptian
*Creation Date: ca. 1350 BCE (New Kingdom) [controlled]: Earliest: -1355 • Latest: -1345
*Subject [links]: • portrait • Akhenaten (Egyptian pharaoh, flourished 14th century BCE) • power
Style [link]: Eighteenth Dynasty
Culture [link]: Egyptian
*Current Location [link]: Egyptian Museum (Cairo, Egypt) • ID: unavailable
Discovery Location: Aton Temple (Karnak, Qina governorate, Egypt)
*Measurements: 153 cm (height) (61 inches)
[controlled]: • Value: 153 Unit: cm Type: height
*Materials and Techniques: limestone
Material [links]: limestone

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