Fragment

Greek, East Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 339.2.

Dimensions

4.2 x 5.7 cm (1 5/8 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

88.838

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fine yellow-brown clay; unglazed; upper part of male, beardless figure in pale black; hair red; incised details.

Clazomenean

Provenance

From Naukratis. 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