Fragment of rim
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 318.4.
Legacy dimension: 1.058 x .035
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Decoration in brown and black glaze with added red. On top of rim a lion; on the edge an incised inscription.
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