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Wall Tile Fragment: E.104.1937

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Titles

Wall Tile Fragment

Description

Tile fragment, from a probably fish shaped tile. Such tiles were used in a variety of different domestic and religious contexts.

Measurements and weight

Length: 5.5 cm
Width: 4.6 cm

Find spot

  • House of the King's statue, s-e. quarter of town Tell el
  • Amarna Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1937) by The Egypt Exploration Society

Dating

Eighteenth Dynasty
Amarna period
Circa -1352 - Circa -1336

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.104.1937
Primary reference Number: 53669
Oldadmincategory: FG
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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