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Fragment of vase with a handle

Decoration, lumps of white clay, small handle. Naukratis, E.E.F. on bag in which pot was stored. Roman embosed ware, light reddish brown

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

Egyptian, Late Period–Roman Imperial Period, 332 B.C.–A.D. 337

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Accession Number

88.894

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels