Boss (?)

Greek, East Greek


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Sarcophagus No. 102

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 657.

Dimensions

1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

84.565

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

It is hollow and hemispherical; the rim is slightly flanged. Green patina, encrusted.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); sarcophagus No. 102. 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