Fragment of basin

Greek


Findspot: Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 350.2.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .062 .067

Accession Number

88.829

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fine texture; smooth clay; deep brown on inside; outside has light brown clay ground; decorated with patterns of leaves, bands, etc. in brown and reddish-brown.

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: 1888).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription