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Inlay of royal face

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


Dimensions

a: 2.7 x 1.9 x 1 cm

Accession Number

1977.863a

Medium or Technique

Glass

On View

Egyptian Late Period Gallery (Gallery 216)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Red royal face with eyes in blue, white and black

(see also record for 1977.863a-c for items in storage: b: Red royal face with socket for inlaid eye c: Red royal face, weathered to a dark color)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of John J. Slocum