Fragment of cover
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 319.9.
Legacy dimension: .166 .114
Medium or Technique
Not On View
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.
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