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Fragment of an Inlay

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 Height 3.8 cm., greatest width 2.8 cm., thickness .6 cm
    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 a faience inlay, in the shape of a lotus blossom. Green calyx, petal in white and blue. Incised details. Glazed on both sides. Condition: Incomplete, edges chipped.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
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