Fragment of decorative tile
New Kingdom, Dynasty 20, reign of Ramesses III
Findspot: Egypt, Tel el Yahudiyeh
Overall: 8.5 x 1.9 x 6.6 cm (3 3/8 x 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Warm gray clay, unglazed. Rectangular fragment, three sides finished: the fourth an irregular fracture. The upper surface a kneeling winged rekhyt bird facing towards left.
From Palace of Ramses III, Tel-el-Yahudiyeh. 1888: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; received by the MFA by subscription from the Egypt Exploration Fund.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription