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Mouth of oinochoe

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Mouth of an enormous oinochoe. Coarse black unglazed ware; bent to spout-like form; starting of handle.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 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, Archaic Period,

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

5.1 x 13.7 cm (2 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.228

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels