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Fragment of rectangular tile, green glaze with drawn foliage in black and flower or fruit in purple and yellow; Originally inlaid with 2 daisies, white, yellow center; Cf. Res. 36.54;

Provenance

From Tell el-Amarna, gift of University College, London.

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London

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

Findspot

Tell el-Amarna, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 6 x 1 cm (1 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.36.32

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays