Saucer

Egyptian
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D 364


Object Place: Egypt, Tanis

Dimensions

Overall: 5.1 x 17.8 x 17.8 cm, 0.2 kg (2 x 7 x 7 in., 0.5 lb.)

Accession Number

86.750

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Very coarse, light red clay; bottom is flat.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription