Decorated wall plaster



Accession Number
W807
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Amarna case
Object Type
Architecture, Architectural element, Wall, Surface plaster
Period
New Kingdom
Dynasty
Eighteenth Dynasty
Material
Plaster
Provenance
Egypt, Amarna, North Riverside Palace
Measurements
Width: 200mm | Height: 152mm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A fragment of decorated painted wall plaster from the North Riverside Palace at Amarna showing the top part of a lotus border.

Bibliography

Published by Fran Weatherhead 2007 'Amarna Palace Paintings' p228.

Wellcome Number
153983
Other Identity
44408 (Day Book 1972 p26 has wall plaster from Amarna excavated by EES in association with 44...and 15...)
Previous Owners
Egypt Exploration Society | Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome (1853–1936)
Excavation Details

Egypt Exploration Society

Acquisition
Long-term loan, The Wellcome Trust (15 Feb 1971)
Last modified: 15 Jan 2021

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