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Rosette inlay

Circular disc, pearl-colored with a raised yellow boss at the center; decorated with eight radial leaves inlaid in white; without glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt. By 1882: collection of Dr. James Grant; 1882: given to the MFA by Dr. James Grant.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. James Grant

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 20, 1187–1070 B.C.

Accession Number

82.185

Medium or Technique

Polychrome faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays