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Accession_Number TEMP.2003.6.26
adlib_title Naucratite fragment
Shape Fragment
Shape_description Six sided fragment
Material Terracotta
Fabric Naucratite
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 6/2
Decoration Fragment of the bottom part of the cup of a chalice(?)or bowl(?). Exterior white with one small red/brown section of a pattern at the highest point and one thick almost 1 red/brown line abour half way from the top. Interior is black/brown with a pair(?) of thin faded white lines .5 from the top edge, below that a repeating pattern of black teardrops, and below that a pattern of white sploches interspliced with red dots.
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Condition Fragment worn in places. There are white spots all over the interior, and small chips along the exterior.
Technique/Style
Provenance Found in Egypt
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Beazley_DB
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Other_dims. 5.6 Length4 Width
Location 8
Edited_by Matt
Date_edited 16/6/03
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