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Fragment of Tile

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Faience
  • Place Made: Tell el-Amarna, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1352-1332 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY late Dynasty 18
    PERIOD New Kingdom, Amarna Period
    DIMENSIONS 2 5/8 × 1 3/4 × 9/16 in. (6.6 × 4.4 × 1.5 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Fragment of faience tile. Large lotus blossom in green against white background with blue border. Excellent quality. Condition: Incomplete; preserved portion in good condition.
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