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Two inlays of royal face

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
3rd to 1st century B.C.


Dimensions

a: 2.7 x 1.9 x 1 cm b: 2.5 x 2.1 x 1 cm c: 2.1 x 1.6 x 0.8 cm

Accession Number

1977.863b-c

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

a: Red royal face with eyes in blue, white and black [on display in Late pd. gallery]
b: Red royal face with socket for inlaid eye [in storage]
c: Red royal face, weathered to a dark color [in storage]

Provenance

By 1977:John J. Slocum, Newport, RI; given to the MFA by Mr. Slocum December 1, 1977.

Credit Line

Gift of John J. Slocum