Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Other: 6.7 x 0.7 x 8 cm (2 5/8 x 1/4 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Irregular fragment of the bottom of a bowl. The inside, a smooth plain surface of a very pale blueish white; the outside in creamy white, thick glaze with bands of dull brown extending up and down at regular intervals. The surface is worn. P. Book notes: “Disposed of Dec. 28, 1906.”
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).
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription