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
Egypt: 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