Fragment of vase
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 319.5.
Legacy dimension: .079 .053
Medium or Technique
Not On View
White interior with reddish brown band at the top; exterior has a swan, sphinx, rosettes, etc. in brown and red on a white ground; scratched outlines; irregular fracture.
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