Bowl

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
323–30 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Tanis

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 11.6 cm (2 1/4 x 4 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.755

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Coarse; light-red clay; double curved outline; good condition.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription