Cup

Greek


Findspot: Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 367.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.033 D. 0.063 m.

Accession Number

88.814

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Low rounded cup with thick walls. Covered with black glaze except for an accidental line on one side; on the bottom a black disc, inside a reserved red circle. Athenian black glaze.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Cemetery. 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