Fragment

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Apollo

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 323.7.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .10 x .06

Accession Number

86.621

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Part of the middle of a saucer, decorated with a large lion’s head. Exterior, red lines on the natural color.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of Apollo. 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