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Fragment of tegula

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Fragmentary, bright orange clay. Square section of edge lip. In four pieces. Soft unglazed clay, from lower town.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 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

5.7 x 23.5 x 34.9 cm (2 1/4 x 9 1/4 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.344

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements