Fragment of basin
Findspot: Naukratis, Egypt
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 350.2.
Legacy dimension: .062 .067
Medium or Technique
Not On View
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.
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).
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription