Tile with lotus flower
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
Object Place: Egypt, El-Amarna
Height: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Fragment of polychrome glazed tile. Lotus flower in green, yellow, and pale blue, against cream water with dark blue lines.
From Tell 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