Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Hera
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 370.
Legacy dimension: .115 H. .205 D.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Badly broken, mended with plaster. Strong black glaze inside and out. No ornamentation. Circular molded foot piece, molded upper rim. Large handle on each side of body.
From Naukratis, Temple of Hera. 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