Fragment of inlay

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
1349–1336 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tell el-Amarna, Broad hall, No. 35/65 a

Dimensions

Height: 5.4cm (2 1/8in.)

Accession Number

37.13

Medium or Technique

Polychrome faience

On View

Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Fragment of polychrome faience inlay representing foliage in pale green, yellow, and brown; black lines.

Provenance

From Tell el-Amarna; 1035-1936: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Society at Tell el-Amarna, Broad Hall, No. 35/65 a.; by 1937: assigned to the Egypt Exploration Society by the government of Egypt; 1937: given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Society through the Hon. Robert Bass.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Society by subscription