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Pitcher reused as burial urn

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Vessel has only one handle. Gray, rough surface.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); Sarcophagus No. 75. 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

31.5 x 20.7 cm (12 3/8 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.204

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels