Fragment, Naukratite II Ware
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Hera
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 310.1.
7.2 x 2.7 cm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Exterior has forepart of a lion with an open mouth, profile to right. In the field, rosettes. Zigzag on shoulder of lion. Interior, white.
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).
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