Inlay panel

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb D 115

Dimensions

Height x width: 1.3 x 6.6 cm (1/2 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7357

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Rectangular ivory inlay panel (likely rib bone) with line of incised circles (each around a dot), double line border along sides; holes drilled in ends and sides.

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb D 115. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: October 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription