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Fragment of a rosette inlay

Circular disc; white and pearl color with some glaze; boss at center.

Provenance

From Egypt, Tel-el-Yahondieh, Temple of Pasht. By 1882: Dr. James Grant Collection; 1882: Given by Dr. James Grant to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. James Grant

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20, 1539–1075 B.C.

Findspot

Tel-el-Yahondieh, Egypt

Accession Number

82.189

Medium or Technique

Polychrome faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays