Fragment of cover

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

17 x 20 cm

Accession Number

88.1091

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Part of large cover. Glaze decidely greenish. Decorated with bands and lines in brown, coarsely painted. Interior not painted.

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). Pottery register notes that this object was "not on list" (EEF list). Found with P.5992.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription