Inlay with scale patterns
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
3rd to 1st century B.C.
a: 1.5 x 1.5 x 0.6 cm b: 1.2 x 1.3 x 0.4 cm c: 1.4 x 1.6 x 0.5 cm
Medium or Technique
Egyptian Late Period Gallery (Gallery 216)
a: Square inlay of blue glass with 4 1/2 rows of scales in white and yellow.
b: Square inlay of blue glass with 4 rows of scales in white and red.
c: Square inlay of blue glass with 4 rows of scales in white and red.
By 1977: John J. Slocum, Newport, RI; given to the MFA by Mr. Slocum December 1, 1977.
(Accession Date: December 1, 1977)
Gift of John J. Slocum