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Fragmentary antefix

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Type "A"; imbrex end attached, the most common type at Assos; light red, unglazed; row of egg and dart at bottom; one large and two small anthemions, fine lines above.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); vicinity of bath, 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

16.2 x 21 cm (6 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.264

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements