-Made from diorite stone, quarried in the south and often times in other countries
-Artist drew on each side of the stone the views that would go on each respectively
-Chiseled away excess stone until all the planes met at right angles, this work was done by apprentices
-This is called the subtractive method of sculpture because you start with a large
piece of material and you take away from it as opposed to attaching other
elements to it.
-Sculpted in more detail the body of the pharaoh, this work was done by the master
-To get the finish on the stone shiny and smooth, the stone was grinded or rubbed down, method of abrasion