Fragment

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 302.5.

Dimensions

Height: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.); width: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

86.492

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

A cup or bowl. Exterior, two maeanders separated by horizontal bands, and a guilloche. Above, the hoof of an animal in outline. Interior, red and white lines.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession date: 1886).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription