Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
CVA Boston 2, pl. 108, 03; Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 351.5.
Legacy dimension: .119 x .056
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Upper half of a sphinx, profile to right, face originally white, interior, dark brown glaze.
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).
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