<em>Tile Fragment with Mandragora Fruit and Leaves</em>, 1352-1336 B.C.E. Faience, 2 15/16 × 5 5/16 in. (7.5 × 13.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 52.148.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 52.148.2_SL1.jpg)

Tile Fragment with Mandragora Fruit and Leaves

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:1352-1336 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 2 15/16 × 5 5/16 in. (7.5 × 13.5 cm)


Museum Location: Amarna Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 52.148.2

Image: 52.148.2_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Fragment of polychromed tile with bold decoration of mandragora fruit and leaves. From a circular or semi-circular composition. Green, yellow, brown details in raised faience on white ground tinged with blue. Condition: Fragment, chipped at edges.

Brooklyn Museum