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Cover, with knob

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Restored in plaster. Decoration in dull black glaze. Encircling lines on knob and edge of rim; tongue pattern in main zone.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of Apollo. 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: 1886).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Greek,

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Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 319.6.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .056 by .128

Accession Number

86.642

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels