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Fragment from bottom of a vase

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

Overall: 4.9 x 4.5 cm (1 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

88.895

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Relief ware. Red glaze, with dark brown, purple and white colors applied. A squatting figure with arms upraised.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 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: January 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription