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Rosette inlay

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Large polychrome faience rosette inlay with large rosette, central button missing.

Provenance

From the palace of Ramses III at Tell el-Yehudia. By 1979: Mrs Horace L. Mayer collection; November 1979: Given by Mrs. Mayer to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 20, reign of Ramesses III, 1184–1153 B.C.

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.581

Medium or Technique

Polychrome faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays