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Tusk of wild boar

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Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); dirt in skene, building of theater. 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)

Accession Number

RES.84.30

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains