Tile card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum



Currently not on display


Polychrome glazed faience tile of a watery scene, represented by wavy blue lines against a pale blue background. Incomplete corner fragment with some salt corrosion. From the 1922-1923 excavations at Tell el-Amarna "fragments of tile and inlay", find number not recorded. Comapre with tiles with the same design from the 1923 excavations: 23/79, 23/110.