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Fragment of cover

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Part of large cover. Glaze decidely greenish. Decorated with bands and lines in brown, coarsely painted. Interior not painted.

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). Pottery register notes that this object was "not on list" (EEF list). Found with P.5992.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Greek,

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Dimensions

17 x 20 cm

Accession Number

88.1091

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels