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Tile fragments


From Abydos, temple M 69. 1903: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1, 2960–2770 B.C.


Abydos, Egypt


Overall: 15.5 x 8 x 4 cm (6 1/8 x 3 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1738 a,b

Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Tile and inlays