Tile with bird
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
Object Place: Egypt, El-Amarna
Length: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Fragment of polychrome glazed tile. Flying bird in pale blue with black lines on dark blue ground.
From Tel el-Amarna. 1935-36: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Society; 1937: given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Society through the Hon. Robert Bass.
Egypt Exploration Society by subscription