Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 313.
Legacy dimension: .206 H. 0.407 D. as restored
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragments restored in plaster. Below rim, a frieze of sphinxes and swans, details incised; then below a meander, two ibexes, in outline drawing, without incision. Below this a zig-zag and a band of rosettes and vertical lines.
From Naukratis. 1885-6: 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).
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription