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Fragment of rim of large jar

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Red clay, light red slip inside and on rim. Pattern in thin dull brown; on the edge a band with zigsag edge; on the outide of low neck a running ivy leaf pattern.

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. 382.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .06 W. .14

Accession Number

88.823

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels