Antefix fragment

Greek, East Greek


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale)

Dimensions

14.6 x 11.1 cm (5 3/4 x 4 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.351

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Light red, unglazed; lower portion of antefix only and much battered; has the stem of an anthemion and some of the scrolls, in relief; slight ridge on back.

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