Fragment of cover

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of the Dioscuri

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 319.8.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .073 x .053

Accession Number

88.1085

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Decoration in black glaze. Outside a row of dots, then between two bands a zone of concentric circles connected by triple lines with one petal above and three below.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of the Dioscuri. 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