Fragments from lower part of krater

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Apollo

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 302.11.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .07 D. .12

Accession Number

86.614

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pale red clay; thick white slip. From krater with flaring sides, horizontally attached handles near the bottom, and spreading foot. Decoration in pale brown; horizontal line on outside of handles and on body above and below handles; groups of fine vertical strokes connect the latter. Incised inscription.

Inscription

ΠΟΛ

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