Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
CVA Boston 2, pl. 108, 04; Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 351.3.
Legacy dimension: .108 x .055
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Part of top of a large handle. Seated sphinx, head and upper part of wing gone.
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).
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription