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Oinochoe

In many pieces but said to be complete. Circular bottom. Neck and handles are intact. Corroded.

Provenance

From Tell Nebesheh, Temple area. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

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

Findspot

Tell Nabasha, Egypt

Accession Number

87.527

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels