Fragment of rosette tile

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Depth x diameter: 1.3 x 5 cm (1/2 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

82.186

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Circular disc, pearl-colored with a raised yellow boss at the center; decorated with eight radial leaves inlaid in white; without glaze and much faded.

Provenance

By 1882: Dr. James Grant Collection; 1882: Given by Dr. James Grant to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. James Grant