Clay lekythos fragment

Greek, East Greek


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Sarcophagus 30

Dimensions

6 x 3.8 x 1.5 cm (2 3/8 x 1 1/2 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.247

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment, foot of lekythos. Light red clay, black glazed bands and vestiges of figures above; foot rim nicked, small portion of body remains.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); Sarcophagus 30. 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