About this object

Blue glazed faience plaque amulet pierced through the width for suspension for wearing as a spacer-bar. Openwork design of a procession of four crowned figures.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Late Period
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    664 BC - 332 BC about
  • Materials
    Egyptian Faience
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Joseph Mayer
  • Collector
    Joseph Mayer
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1852 about
  • Measurements
    35 mm x 40 mm x 7 mm
  • Related people
    Joseph Mayer ( Collector, previous owner); Joseph Sams ( Collector)

Ownership

Previous owners

  • Joseph Mayer

    Owned from: 1850
    How acquired: Purchased
    Owned until: 1867
    Disposal method: Donation
Object view = Humanities
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