Fragmentary stamp with a central lotus palmette

Greco-Roman


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Accession Number

88.917

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of a stamp. Originally circular; about a quarter preserved. A lotus palmette design.

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).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription