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Drinking cup (kylix)

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Fragment of the center of a kylix. Interior: the upper part of the nude figure of a youth in profile to left, with right arm and leg stretched out. Athenian Red-figure

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,

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Dimensions

7.1 cm (2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.603

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels