Fragment

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Hera

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 347.6.

Accession Number

88.954

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Human headed bird, perched on part of a lotus pattern.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of Hera. 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