<em>Green-Glazed Plaque</em>, ca. 1390-1353 B.C.E. Steatite, glaze, 5/16 x 11/16 x 1 1/16 in. (0.8 x 1.7 x 2.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Lawrence Coolidge and Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, and the Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 48.66.62. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.48.66.62_negA_bw.jpg)

Green-Glazed Plaque

Medium: Steatite, glaze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1390-1353 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 5/16 x 11/16 x 1 1/16 in. (0.8 x 1.7 x 2.7 cm)


Accession Number: 48.66.62

Image: CUR.48.66.62_negA_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Green-glazed faience plaque. On one of the larger surfaces is a central cable design flanked by a zigzag pattern and lotus buds. On the opposite surface is a "nbw" sign, and above this sign is a "w;d" flanked by two summarily drawn "w;h" signs. Below is an oval decorated with half-circles. A groove runs around the sides of the piece; the ends are rounded. Condition: Glaze faded in places; edges chipped.

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