Lotus Flower Inlay
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
late Dynasty 18
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Length 7.3 cm., greatest width about 4 cm., thickness .6 cm.
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Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
Incomplete faience inlay in the shape of a lotus flower. yellow base, green calyx, details of petals inlaid separately. At top red inlay, then white with blue tips. Next one missing. Condition: Incomplete, one inlay missing. Remains of original plaster at top.
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