Greek, East Greek
Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Corner of 3rd enclosure
25.1 x 32.4 cm (9 7/8 x 12 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Red pot; covered with a brick when found, and contained no earth, only calcined bones. Uniform color. No glaze. Body perfect with two shallow impressed rings on shoulder. Neck much broken; a series of shallow wave-like rings. One handle perfect. Foot broken.
From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); corner of third enclosure, 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