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Light yellow brown; unglazed; exterior decorated with interlacing pattern of lotus buds in pale reddish brown; under rim nicked. Interior plain.

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,

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Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 352.5.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .093 D. .025 H.

Accession Number

88.847

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels