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Two-handled oil flask (amphoriskos)

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Light red, undecorated. Slight nicks on foot and upper rim.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); loose in necropolis. 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, early 4th century B.C.

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

11.4 x 4.1 cm (4 1/2 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.181

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels