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Faience wall tile

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Faience wall tile


architectural element




tile, fragment, with floral decoration

Production Notes

Such tiles were used in a variety of different domestic and religious contexts

Field Collection

south west Residential Quarters Tell el Amarna Egypt


length 7 cm


Eighteenth Dynasty
Amarna period


circa 1352 B.C. — 1336 B.C.


given: Egypt Exploration Society 1927 (Filtered for: Antiquities)


  1. Frankfort, H.
    Pendlebury, J.D.S.
    Fairman, H.W.
    City of Akhenaten. Part 2. The north suburb and the desert altars
    [comments: pl.XXX,5 p.51]

Accession Number

E.25.1927 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 52466; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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