Late Period–Roman Imperial Period
760 B.C.–A.D. 337
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite
Overall: 3 x 6.3 cm (1 3/16 x 2 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Small saucer, Nile silt, red slip, coarse, circular rim.
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