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Fragment of rim of vessel with lotus design, ground white, petals blue tipped; leaves green glaze, inlaid interior white glaze; From Tell el Amarna, 1891-2 (Petrie).

Provenance

From Tell el Amarna, 1891-2 (Petrie).

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten, 1356–1332 B.C.

Findspot

Tell el Amarna, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.) - length of fragment

Accession Number

RES.36.29

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels