Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 373.3.
Legacy dimension: H. .038 D. .042
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Black clay with traces of lustrous black glaze outside. Incised Greek inscription Omicron Sigma Omicron.
Incised inscription ΟΣΟ
From Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite. 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).
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription