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Rosette inlay

Eight-petaled flower with raised center. Gray and white glaze.


Probably Tell el-Yahudiya, palace of Ramesses III; Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1957: Horace L. Mayer Collection; 1957: gift of Horace L. Mayer. (Accession Date: April 1, 1957)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 20, reign of Ramesses III, 1187–1156 B.C.

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Medium or Technique

Polychrome faience


The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Tile and inlays