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Miniature pitcher (oinochoe)

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Dark gray, unglazed.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); sarcophagus No. 18, with bones of several individuals. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America

Greek, East Greek, Archaic Period, about 600–575 B.C.

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

13 x 6.3 cm (5 1/8 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

84.98

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, local Aeolic gray ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels