Handle in the form of a reclining woman

Description
This vase handle is in the form of a partially clothed woman with her arms behind her head and cascading long hair. It was found at the Greek site of Naukratis in Egypt, and purchased by Lieutenant Colonel Montague for his collection of over 800 classical archaeological objects.
Accession Loan No.
5/1946/704
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
handle in the form of a reclining woman
Simple Name
handle
Full Name
vase handle in the form of a woman
Cultural Group
Greek
Family Group

Material
silvered copper
Collector / Excavator
Montague, LAD
Collection Site Name
Naukratis
Collection Country
Egypt
Collection Area Region
North Africa
Collection Continent
Africa

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