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Fragment, Naukratite II Ware

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Brown clay, white slip; black glaze with soft added red. Two rows of incised triangles.

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

Naukratis, Archaic Period, 6th century B.C.

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 310.2.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: W. 0.022 H. 0.013

Accession Number

88.951b

Medium or Technique

Clay

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels