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Model of cup

Light green; broken and mended; parts of bottom and one side are missing. From Naucratis. 6 pieces.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Accession Number

86.708

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels