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Badly broken, mended with plaster. Strong black glaze inside and out. No ornamentation. Circular molded foot piece, molded upper rim. Large handle on each side of body.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of Hera. 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,

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 370.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .115 H. .205 D.

Accession Number

88.928

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels