Cup

Greek


Findspot: Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 337.

Dimensions

Height: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.); diameter: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

88.930

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Clay red; buff slip. Deep cup with edge curving out; one handle. Inside black; outside, lower half black.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of Hera. 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