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Antefix

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Fragmentary antefix; Type F. Careful modeling, better period than other. Incised broad anthemions; vestiges of black glaze; upper part.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); lower town. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America

Greek, East Greek,

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

14.9 x 13 cm (5 7/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.276

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements