Fragment

Greek


Findspot: Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 1, pl. 58, 1; Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 352.4.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .092 x .072

Accession Number

86.616

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Part of neck of a vase. Part of a boxing scene. Head and left arm of a boxer, and behind him the judge, holding a staff. Interior, fine black glaze with a red and white line.

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