About this object

Round shaped faience tile with rosette pattern consisting of eight white petals and a yellow centre, set against a background colour of blue.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
    New Kingdom (Ramesside Period)
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Tell el Yahudiya
  • Date made
    1184 BC - 1153 BC
  • Materials
    Egyptian Faience
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Rev. Greville John Chester, 1874
  • Collector
    Greville John Rev Chester
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Tell el Yahudiya
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    x 27 mm x 5 mm
  • Note
    Accession register records that Revd. Chester gave the museum 10 circular tiles.
  • Related people
    Greville John Rev Chester ( Collector, previous owner)


Previous owners

  • Greville John Rev Chester

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1874-07-16
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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