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Minature cooking pot (chytra)

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One handle. Fine incised lines around lower part of body. Red clay, incrusted.

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, 4th or 5th century B.C.

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

6.6 x 7.3 cm (2 5/8 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.184

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels