Bunch of grapes

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


Findspot: Egypt, Tell-el-Amarna

Dimensions

Overall: 2.4 x 1.5 x 1.2 cm (15/16 x 9/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

36.930

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Bunch of grapes, blue glaze, much worn, for suspension from ceiling molding of room or pavilion. Partly pierced for suspension.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London