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Decorations: a meander; below, horizontal lines in brown.

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,

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .063 x .061

Accession Number

86.556

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels