Fragment of cover

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 319.9.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .166 .114

Accession Number

88.822

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pale yellow-brown grounds; bands of dark brown; color almost worn off; unglazed; orange colored inner side. Exterior has frieze of griffins, to right. In field rosettes. Meander pattern between to broad lines.

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