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Imbrex

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Imbrex fragment. From middle, both ends gone. Yellow clay, remarkable for its black glaze. From plan of Bouleterion.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); 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

7.9 x 14.6 x 26 cm (3 1/8 x 5 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.293

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements