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Faience Wall Tile: E.286.1939

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Faience Wall Tile


Tile in the shape of a bunch of grapes, hole at top for suspension

Measurements and weight

Length: 7.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • el-'Amarna ⪼ Egypt

Find spot

  • el-'Amarna

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1939) by Hornblower, G. D., OBE


Amarna period
Circa -1352 BCE - Circa 1336 -1336 BCE

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: E.286.1939
Primary reference Number: 53982
Oldadmincategory: FG
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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