Fragment of tile

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 20, reign of Ramesses III
1184–1153 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tel el Yahudiya, palace of Rameses III

Dimensions

Height x width: 6.2 x 6.2 cm (2 7/16 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

85.573

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Provenance

From Egypt, Tell el-Yahudiya. January 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at the third general meeting of the EEF.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1885)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription