Figurine of warrior with round shield

Greek
Greco-Roman Period


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

6.6 cm (2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.456

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of warrior leaning on round shield.

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