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Kernos

Coarse red unglazed clay; rough surface, undecorated. Horizontal rings formed in modeling, around the body.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1885-6: 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: January 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Greek, Greco-Roman Period, About 332 B.C.–A.D. 364

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Accession Number

88.1038

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels