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Fragments from lower part of krater

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Pale red clay; thick white slip. From krater with flaring sides, horizontally attached handles near the bottom, and spreading foot. Decoration in pale brown; horizontal line on outside of handles and on body above and below handles; groups of fine vertical strokes connect the latter. Incised...

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Inscription

ΠΟΛ

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of Apollo. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession date: 1886).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Greek,

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 302.11.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .07 D. .12

Accession Number

86.614

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels