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Ivory handle of some tool, brought in by workman. Flat section, one end rounded with circular hole,other end broken off. Eight intaglio concentric circles on upper surface.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); brought in by workman. 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

7.5 x 1.4 x 0.4 cm (2 15/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.28

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels