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Fragment of a bowl

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Roman ware. Lustrous red glaze on pale yellow clay. No decorations.

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

Roman Provincial,

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 381.

Dimensions

4.5 x 8 cm (1 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

88.940

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Eastern Sigillata

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels