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From rim of a flat dish, with a band of lotus and rosettes. Touches of purple on the inside. Red lines on a brown ground on the outside.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of Hera. 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. 308.8.

Dimensions

Length: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

88.969

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels