Fragment of a bronze jar

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 4.1 cm (1 9/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.313

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of base of bronze jar; flat base; thin walls; incrusted.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription