Fragment

Greek


Findspot: Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 2, pl. 108, 03; Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 351.5.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .119 x .056

Accession Number

86.569

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Upper half of a sphinx, profile to right, face originally white, interior, dark brown glaze.

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