About this object

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
    New Kingdom (Ramesside Period)
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Tell el Yahudiya
  • Date made
    1184 - 1153 BC
  • Materials
    Egyptian Faience
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from Rev. Greville John Chester, 1873
  • Collector
    John Greville Rev Chester
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Tell el Yahudiya
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    6 mm x 27 mm x 27 mm
  • Note
    From the walls and columns of a palace. Brugsch-Bey's 1870's excavations revealed a chamber lined with faience tiles from the time of Rameses III. For more context see, Dieter Arnold, ‘The encyclopaedia of ancient Egyptian architecture’ (London, 2003), pp. 20-1
  • Related people
    John Greville Rev Chester (Collector, previous owner)

Where is this object from?


Previous owners

  • John Greville Rev Chester

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1873-08-02
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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