Fragment

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 1, pl. 58, 3; Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 352.2.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .15 x .062

Accession Number

86.586

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Part of the mouth of an amphora. On the lip, two red lines on a black ground, inside and out. On the neck, a lotus palmetto.

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