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Fragmentary neck from large krater

Greek


Findspot: Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 330.4.

Dimensions

Height x width: 2 7/16 x 5 7/16 in. (6.2 x 13.8 cm)

Accession Number

86.629

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Part of neck of a large krater, panel decorated with a simple guilloche. On top of lip are narrow, brown lines encircling the vase. Inside of lip is decorated with a dark-brown band.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of Apollo. 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