8 June 2001
ELEVEN EGYPTIAN FAIENCE ROSETTE INLAYS
New Kingdom, Dynasty XX, 1196-1070 B.C.
Including ten white rosettes with eight petals and raised yellow centers, two with an X-shaped design and maat-feather on the back, and a ten-petal rosette dark tan in color
2½ in. (6.4 cm) diameter for the largest (11)
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For similar examples see nos. 55 and 56 in Friedman, Gifts of the Nile, Ancient Egyptian Faience.
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