Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 303.1.
Legacy dimension: .055 x .038
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Exterior: Fragmentary Greek inscription ‘APHRO’ (line 1) ‘E’ (line 2); Inside: lotus in red and white on black.
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