Rosette

Greek


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Accession Number

88.1107

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Rosette. Unglazed; dull red clay; high relief. Broken in two and mended. Large pointed leaflets; small diamonds in spandrels.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 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). Pottery register notes that this object was "not on list" (EEF list).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription