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Creamy white glaze. Hollow ring on four legs, with nine mouths for wicks. On top and sides cross-hatched lines between two stripes. Legs, most of mouths, and other parts restored.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1885-6: 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. 311.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.105 H. 0.272 D.

Accession Number

88.1040

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels