London, South Kensington
26 April 2012
AN EGYPTIAN MOSAIC GLASS KILT INLAY
PTOLEMAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH-1ST CENTURY B.C.
With blue and white stripes, flaring panel of daisies, and a yellow, blue and red oval, set within a blue, yellow and red striped border
1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm.) high
The Groppi Collection, Switzerland; acquired in the 1920s-1940s.
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Antikensmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig und Museum August Kestner Hannover, Köstlichkeiten aus Kairo!, 2008, no. 33b.
Exhibition catalogue, Köstlichkeiten aus Kairo!, Antikensmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig und Museum August Kestner Hannover, 2008, p. 82, no. 33b.
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