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Rosette disc

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tell Gemayemi

Dimensions

Overall: 4.6 x 0.8 cm (1 13/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.602

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Circular disk underside flat and upper convex; bluish brown glaze; very much defaced with parts entirely disappeared. Four small holes pierced equal distantly around the circumference, unbroken.

Provenance

From Tell Gemayemi. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription