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Lotus ornament

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
1352–1336 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Tell el Amarna

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 2.2 x 1.8 x 0.9 cm (7/8 x 11/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

36.927

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Lotus Flower, blue petals, green calyx broken, incomplete. Pierced for suspension from cornice molding of room or pavilion. (Cf. C. of A. II, Pl.XLII, l).

Provenance

From Egypt, Tell el Amarna, 1891-2 (Petrie).

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London