Faience tiles



Accession Number
EC208
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Architecture, Architectural decoration, Tile
Period
New Kingdom
Dynasty
Eighteenth Dynasty
Material
Faience
Provenance
Egypt, Amarna
Number of Elements
27

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Description

Twenty-seven ceramic and faience tiles. Blue (faience) and red (ceramic), possibly from Amarna. Similar items are described in Kemp, B. and Stevens, A. 2010 'Busy Lives at Amarna: Excavations in the Main City (Grid 12 and the House of Ranefer, N49.18) Volume II: The Objects' pp255-269, fig 19.5 and plate 19.3.