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Tile with foliage design


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Title/s

Tile with foliage design

Category

architectural element

Name

tile

Description

tile fragment, with papyrus decoration. Such tiles were used in a variety of different domestic and religious contexts.

Field Collection

residence of Panehsy Tell el Amarna Egypt

Dimensions

length 5.5 cm

Period

Eighteenth Dynasty
Amarna period

Date

circa 1352 B.C. — 1336 B.C.

Documentation

  1. Pendlebury, J.D.S.
    City of Akhenaten. Part 3. The central city and the official quarters
    [comments: p.26 and pl.LXII.2]

Material/s

faience

Accession Number

E.28.1927 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 52469; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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