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Mold for a fäience ring

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Mold for casting ring bezel. Lotus design.

Provenance

From el-Amarna. 1891-92: excavated by W. M. Flinders Petrie; 1936: given to the MFA by University College, London.

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten, 1349–1336 B.C.

Object Place

el-Amarna, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 3.2 x 3 cm (1 1/4 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.493

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Molds