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Lekythos

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Badly burned. Red with black coating, all above shoulder surface gone. Red stripes on shoulder. Edge nicked. Foot perfect.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); Necropolis. 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

8.9 x 4.4 cm (3 1/2 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.192

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels