Stamp with a central cock

Greco-Roman


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Accession Number

88.913

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Circular stamp. In center, a cock with rosette, bunch of grapes, palm branch and amphora. Around the edge, a garland.

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).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription