Fragment of jar
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 338.
Legacy dimension: .042 x .03
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Clay, gray-red with thin brown slip. Decorated with an outline scale pattern in dull glaze, a white spot added in each scale. Cf. Edgar, Greek Vases in Cairo Museum, No. 26,149, pl. III.
From Naukratis. 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).
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription