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Floral plaque

Period:
Ptolemaic Period–Roman Period
Date:
100 B.C.–A.D. 400
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H. 2 × W. 3.2 cm (13/16 × 1 1/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen Miller Gould, 1910
Accession Number:
10.130.2685
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 134
This fragment was part of a glass floral plaque for wall or furniture inlay like 26.7.1249.
Formerly in the collection of the Reverend Chauncey Murch (died 1907). Collected between 1883 and 1906 while Murch was a missionary in Egypt. Collection purchased by the Museum from the Murch family with funds provided by Helen Miller Gould, 1910.

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