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Inlay

Fragment of royal war-helmet, deep blue glaze for inlaying in statue or relief; from Tell el Armana, 1891-2 (Petrie).

Provenance

From Tell-el-Amarna, gift of University College, London.

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten, 1352–1336 B.C.

Findspot

Amarna, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 2.5 x 0.4 cm (7/8 x 1 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.36.138

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements