Two fragments of neck of vase
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Hera
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 319.1.
Legacy dimension: (a) .085 x .062 / (b).061 x .055
Medium or Technique
Not On View
(a) Exterior has seated griffin, flowers in field. Interior not painted. (b) Exterior has swan and parts of other figures; in field, flowers. Interior not painted.
From Naukratis, Temple of Hera. 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