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Lotus flower in pale blue, green and yellow. Incomplete.

Provenance

From Egypt, Tell el-Amarna. Gift of Egypt Exploration Society through the Hon. Robert Bass

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Society by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten, 1352–1336 B.C.

Findspot

Tell el-Amarna, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 1.9 x 0.9 cm (7/8 x 3/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.20

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays