Grape Bunch Tile Inlay

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Blue faience wall tile in the shape of a bunch of grapes that once decorated the cornice of King Akhenaten's north palace. It was found with four others during 1924-5 excavations at Tell el-Amarna (find number 25/136) from area '25 centre', where ten inlay architectural elements in the form of bunches of grapes were found. Two holes for attachment to a wall. Remains of a fabric impression on one side.