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Burial urn

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Gray, uniform color. Part of handle gone. Trefoil mouth.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); necropolis. 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

28.3 x 20.7 cm (11 1/8 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.217

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels