Rosette inlay

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


Dimensions

Diameter: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.418

Medium or Technique

Polychrome faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Eight-petaled flower with raised center. Gray and white glaze.

Provenance

Probably Tell el-Yahudiya, palace of Ramesses III; Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1957: Horace L. Mayer Collection; 1957: gift of Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer