Fragmentary antefix

Greek, East Greek


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Vicinity of bath, lower town

Dimensions

16.2 x 21 cm (6 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.264

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Type “A”; imbrex end attached, the most common type at Assos; light red, unglazed; row of egg and dart at bottom; one large and two small anthemions, fine lines above.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); vicinity of bath, lower town. 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