Requires Photography

Bird inlay

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
3rd to 1st century B.C.


Dimensions

C) Height x width x depth: 1.0 x 1.5 x 0.9 cm (3/8 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1977.864c

Medium or Technique

Mosaic glass

On View

Egyptian Late Period Gallery (Gallery 216)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Green inlay with bird with outstretched wings in red, blue and yellow

Provenance

By 1977:John J. Slocum, Newport, RI; given to the MFA by Mr. Slocum December 1, 1977.

Credit Line

Gift of John J. Slocum