Dog figurine

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

5 x 4.1 cm (1 15/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.431

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Figure of a dog on a base.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession date: 1886).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription