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Low rounded cup with thick walls. Covered with black glaze except for an accidental line on one side; on the bottom a black disc, inside a reserved red circle. Athenian black glaze.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Cemetery. 1886-7: 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: 1888).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Greek,

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 367.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.033 D. 0.063 m.

Accession Number

88.814

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels