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

Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)

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