Tureen with Cover and Stand (Tray)
Rows of green-glazed rectangles like these examples tiled the walls of rooms beneath King Djoser's Step Pyramid and another nearby building that was part of his funerary complex. The tiles imitated the hangings of reeds lashed together by horizontal cords that decorated palace walls.
tray: 14 1/2 x 26 13/16 in. (36.8 x 68.1 cm)
Tureen with cover: 9 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (24.1 x 26.7 cm) (show scale)
Stand with small arrow over a dot and "227"
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Gift of Mrs. Frederick Lohman, Jr.
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Tureen with Cover and Stand (Tray), ca. 1845. Cream ware, tray: 14 1/2 x 26 13/16 in. (36.8 x 68.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Frederick Lohman, Jr., 73.82a-c. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 73.82a-c_bw.jpg)
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