Model of libation jar

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

Overall: 4.6 x 5.4 x 5.6 cm (1 13/16 x 2 1/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.706

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light green; mended in center; small pieces missing; spout on one side. From Naukratis, 1885. Class F. General Pottery.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 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: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription