Bottom of low bowl

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 374.1.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .018 D. .082

Accession Number

88.1028

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Inside, seven small palmettes with stems around the center, enclosed by a double circle of small leaves; the latter pattern seems to have been put on by a wheel and a second impression overlaps the first for some distance. Black ware with impressed designs.

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