Top of a jug (alabastron)

Modern


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 379.1.

Dimensions

4.7 x 2.7 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

88.890

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Below the mouth is a female head of archaic style.

Provenance

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).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription