Drinking cup (kylix)

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis; Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

7.1 cm (2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.603

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of the center of a kylix. Interior: the upper part of the nude figure of a youth in profile to left, with right arm and leg stretched out.
Athenian Red-figure

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