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Fine clay; pale brown surface decorated with parts of two female head flesh white bands etc. in fine glazed black; irregular edges.

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

CVA Boston 1, pl. 58, 9; Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 355.4.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .065 .035

Accession Number

88.836

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels