Neck from an alabastron

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Cemetery

Accession Number

RES.88.42

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Wide-lipped top and neck from an alabastron. Intact.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Cemetery. 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: December 22, 1887 - Deaccessioned: December 27, 1906)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription