Fragment of flat dish

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of the Dioscuri

Dimensions

Height: 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in.); width: 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.533

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Decorated with bands and lines in brown, and a lotus flower coarsely painted. Interior not painted.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of the Dioscuri. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession date: 1886).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription