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Fragment of a handle

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Light yellow-brown clay; no glaze. Graffito [inscription]

Provenance

From Naukratis, Scarab Factory. 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: January 1, 1888).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Greek, Late Period, Dynasty 26–30,

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 20.2 x 5.8 cm (7 15/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

88.1099

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels