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Fragment of casting

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Rough irregular fragment, bits of bone, cast in lead; worn gray color.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); from the dedicatory inscription at east of theater. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America

Greek, East Greek,

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

7.6 x 3.5 cm (3 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.78

Medium or Technique

Lead

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments