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Coarse; light-red clay; double curved outline; good condition.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting. (Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty), 323–30 B.C.

Object Place

Tanis, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 11.6 cm (2 1/4 x 4 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.755

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels