Fragment

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 304.1.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .052 x .035

Accession Number

88.1081

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Outside, incised inscription (NETHI) inside, white lines on black.

Inscription

ΝΕΘΗ

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