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Fragment of Inlay

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Faience
DATES ca. 1352-1336 B.C.E.
DYNASTY late Dynasty 18
PERIOD New Kingdom, Amarna Period
DIMENSIONS Greatest length about 6 cm., width 4.3 cm., thickness 2.9 cm.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
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 Small fragment of blue faience inlay, probably from a helmet. Front surface entirely covered with incised concentric circles. Edge and back glazed but undecorated. Condition: Extremely fragmentary. Preserved portion in excellent condition.
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