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Drinking cup (kylix)

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Fragment. Handle of a kylix. Between the two ends a tripod. Interior of kylix black.

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: 1886).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Greek, Late Archaic Period, 525–500 B.C.

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 2, pl. 109, 19; Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 357.6.

Dimensions

6.8 x 8.3 cm (2 11/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

86.601

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels