New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
Legacy dimension: D. 0.034
Medium or Technique
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Pottery mold for casting rosette inlay.
[Alternate Text for 72.1625-1626, 1639, 1641-1642, 36.465, 36.491:]
Faience pendants and amulets were mass produced, as is shown by the many examples gathered here. The quartz paste and coloring matter was pressed into the ceramic mold, and then fired.
Findspot Information: Cf. Petrie 418. From Tell el Amarna, 1891-2. (Petrie)
Gift of University College, London