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Samian ware fragment

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Curved surface, bit of Samian ware; black; two rows of relief ornament.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); inside filling of wall no.3. 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

4.4 x 3.8 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.257

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels