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Faience wall tile: E.GA.3284.1943

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Titles

Faience wall tile

Description

Tile fragment, with inlaid hieroglyphs of alabaster

Measurements and weight

Length: 10.5 cm
Width: 8.7 cm

Find spot

  • Qantir ? Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1943) by Gayer-Anderson, R. G. (Major)

Dating

Early Dynasty 19
-1292 - 1213 -1213

Materials used in production

alabaster inlays Alabaster Faïence

Techniques used in production

Moulded

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.GA.3284.1943
Primary reference Number: 57714
Oldadmincategory: FG
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 April 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Tile" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/57714 Accessed: 2021-12-08 06:07:11

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