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Inlays from a floral frieze


Probably from Tell el-Yahudiya, palace of Ramesses III; 1980: purchased from Paul E. Bernheimer, Cambridge, Mass. (Accession Date: September 10,1980)

Credit Line

Mary L. Smith Fund

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 20, reign of Ramesses III, 1184–1153 B.C.

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Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Polychrome faience


The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Tile and inlays