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Inlay piece, fragment of a lotus

Blue glazed lotus fragment with incised lines in darker blue.

Provenance

From Abydos, cemetery G. 1902: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund on November 17, 1902. (Accession Date: November 17, 1902)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20, 1550–1070 B.C.

Accession Number

02.800

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments