Amphora handle

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 8.5 cm (1 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

88.1122

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

On View

Conservation on View: Etruscan Sarcophagi (Gallery 117)

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Amphora handle. P5821 or P5827 (number illegible). See Cls.Inv.32.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession date: 1888).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription