Mouth of amphora
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 372.
Legacy dimension: H. .065 D. of mouth .078
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pale red clay; black slip poor, burned red in places. Neck, handles and mouth of amphora. No decoration remaining. Black glaze ware.
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). Pottery register notes that this object was "not on list" (EEF list).
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription