Fragment

Greek


Findspot: Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 373.3.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .038 D. .042

Accession Number

88.1068

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black clay with traces of lustrous black glaze outside. Incised Greek inscription Omicron Sigma Omicron.

Inscription

Incised inscription ΟΣΟ

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite. 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