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Mosaic glass checkerboard

Egyptian
Ptolemaic?


Findspot: Egypt, Tell Gemayemi

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 x 0.5 cm (3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.774

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Mosaic; checker board design in white, brown, yellow and blue arranged in diagonal stripes.

Provenance

From Tell Gemayemi. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, June 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription