Mural wall ornament

This ancient Egyptian decorative plaque was probably a form of mural decoration. Each side is decorated with a flower image and it is not certain exactly how they were used.
It belonged to Lieutenant Colonel LAD Montague who collected over 800 classical archaeological objects, which he bequeathed to the museum on his death.
Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
mural wall ornament
Simple Name
Full Name
mural wall ornament
whole diameter 35 mm; whole depth 5 mm
Cultural Group
Period Classification
New Kingdom (Dynasties 18-20) - 1650-1070 BC
Family Group

ceramic; glaze
Collector / Excavator
Montague, LAD, Lieutenant Colonel
Collection Site Name
Tell-el-Yahudiyeh? Tell-el-Amarna?
Collection Country
Collection Area Region
North Africa
Collection Continent

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