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Oinochoe

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Fragments restored in plaster. Below stabornament a frieze of birds and human-headed birds; under this a frieze of lions and goats.

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,

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 349.

Dimensions

27.7 cm (10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

88.1036

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels