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Pottery / fragment


Fragment of black figure pottery with details in purple and white, showing part of the figure of a hoplite standing by a chariot: Ancient Egyptian, Lower Egypt, Tanis, Greek, Attic, c.550 - 500 BC

Museum reference

A.1886.517.23 B


World Culture

Object name

Pottery / fragment


Second half 6th century BC

Style / Culture

Attic, Ancient Greek



Physical description

Earthenware, black figure decoration with details in purple and white

Collection place(s)

Tanis, Lower Egypt, Egypt, Northern Africa


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