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Fine thin clay; plain surface; pale brown color; decorated with portion of archaic human face in purple and black; around shoulders, a pair of human arms; broken and mended.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 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. 353.3.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .092 .085

Accession Number

88.827

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels