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Shallow bowl

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Restored in plaster, about two-thirds is original. Inside and out covered with white slip and decorated with concentric circles of black glaze. In the center inside, a large star.

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. 322.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .05 D. .218

Accession Number

88.929

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels