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Mosaic glass inlay

Small fragment of inlay with registers of blue, red and yellow, separated by white stripes, with flower, lotus, chevron, and column capital patterns.

Provenance

From Tell Gemayemi. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, June 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Ptolemaic?,

Findspot

Tell Gemayemi, Egypt

Accession Number

87.773

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays