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Fine black glaze. Cover missing.

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, Classical Period, 5th or early 4th 4th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

3.8 x 6 cm (1 1/2 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.188

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels