Blue with white and red stripes. Traditionally attributed to late Dynasty XVIII, but possibly Roman or later.
Collection Area: Ancient Egyptian Art
Columnar rods and plates mosaic. Opaque white matrix, enclosed in an opaque red matrix; design in blue, yellow and gray.
Fused mosaic plaque: ancient Egyptian motif-upper part of falcon, sacred bird of the sun god Horus, patron of the pharaohs and symbol of divine kingship. Probably of a royal titulary form an inlaid inscription on a naos.