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Tegula fragment

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Side edge; red clay; purple-black glaze; very hard burnt; high lip and heavy; much nicked and defaced.

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,

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

7 x 9.5 x 8.9 cm (2 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.382

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements