Pair of rosette inlays

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


Object Place: Egypt, Probably from Tell el-Yahudiya

Dimensions

Overall: 3.8 x 0.6 cm (1 1/2 x 1/4 in.) a. Overall: 4.3 x 0.6 cm (1 11/16 x 1/4 in.)b.

Accession Number

1979.580a-b

Medium or Technique

Polychrome faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Pair of polychrome faience rosette inlays, central buttons missing.

Provenance

Probably from the palace of Ramesses III at Tel el Yahudiya. By 1979: Mrs Horace L. Mayer collection;November 1979: given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer