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Seven inlay plaques

a, b: pair of square, translucent purple glass inlays with triple quatrefoil design and scrolls in yellow, red and blue c: square red glass inlay with triple quatrefoil design in yellow, blue and white d: square red glass inlay with single quatrefoil design in yellow, blue and white e:square,...

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Provenance

By 1977: John J. Slocum, Newport, RI; given to the MFA by Mr. Slocum December 1, 1977. (Accession Date: December 1, 1977)

Credit Line

Gift of John J. Slocum

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty), 3rd to 1st century B.C.

Accession Number

1977.854a-g

Medium or Technique

Mosaic glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture