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Fragment of a stand (?)

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Pottery fragment of a stand. It is made of red baked clay. The surface is smooth. There is no glaze. There ae triangular openings in the field. It has a scalloped top.

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: January 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Ptolemaic/Roman?, 305 B.C.–A.D. 364

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 7.5 x 17.2 cm (2 15/16 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

88.893

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels