Black patterned oil jug (squat lekythos)
Greek, East Greek
about 425 B.C.
Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Necropolis; Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
10.5 x 6.6 cm (4 1/8 x 2 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Black glaze has nearly disappeared; nicks in upper rim.
From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); necropolis. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.
Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America