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Plaque with inscription

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Fragment of a light and dark blue faience plaque. Inscription in raised relief. Finely featured seated god over top edge of cartouche.

Provenance

By 1979: Mrs Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer November 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1539–1075 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 4 x 1.5 cm (2 3/16 x 1 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.558

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays