Vessel fragment

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
305–30 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 6.5 (rim width) cm (2 1/2 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.962

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One fragment of a vase stand with flaring rim; pale green faience with decoration of walking female sphinxes in blue fields.

Provenance

Provenance unknown (found in Off. A of the MFA where it had been for many years).

Credit Line

Source unidentified