Cup-shaped fragment

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Cemetery

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 336.

Dimensions

Height: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.); diameter: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

88.815

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Apparently part of a large vase. Broken at top and at bottom. A hole in the bottom. Decorations, horizontal bands of black and lines of purplish red.

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