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Fragment of a Tile

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Faience
  • Possible Place Made: Tell el-Amarna, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY XVIII Dynasty (possibly)
    PERIOD New Kingdom, Amarna Period
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 16.344
    CREDIT LINE 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
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Large fragment of an oblong faience tile. Glazed on both sides. Now green-blue and probably originally a brilliant blue. Undecorated.
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