Fragments of wall plaster



Accession Number
EC759
Current Location
Cardiff University, C/O Phil Parkes
Object Type
Architecture, Architectural element, Wall, Surface plaster
Period
New Kingdom
Dynasty
Eighteenth Dynasty
Material
Plaster
Provenance
Egypt, Amarna, North Riverside Palace
Measurements
Lengths: 10-13mm
Number of Elements
5

This image may be used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) license. For uses not covered under the Creative Commons license, or to license images for commercial uses, please contact the Egypt Centre.

Description

Some small fragments of painted wall plaster from Amarna. These are from the North Riverside Palace. The North Riverside Palace was possibly the principal royal residence at Amarna (Kemp 2006, 284). They were published by Fran Weatherhead in 2007 (264).

Bibliography

Kemp, B. 2006 'Ancient Egypt. Anatomy of A Civilisation' p 284). Fran Weatherhead 2007 'Amarna Palace Paintings' p264.