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Two fragments of neck of vase

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(a) Exterior has seated griffin, flowers in field. Interior not painted. (b) Exterior has swan and parts of other figures; in field, flowers. Interior not painted.

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,

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Naukratis, Egypt

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 319.1.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: (a) .085 x .062 / (b).061 x .055

Accession Number

88.944a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels