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Coarse, yellow clay. Much worn, flaky and cracked. Lost handle and foot.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); Sarcophagus No. 73. 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

21 x 8.3 cm (8 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

84.219

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels