Shallow bowl

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Hera

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 322.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .05 D. .218

Accession Number

88.929

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Restored in plaster, about two-thirds is original. Inside and out covered with white slip and decorated with concentric circles of black glaze. In the center inside, a large star.

Provenance

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).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription