Greek, East Greek
Findspot: Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)
12.7 x 16.5 cm (5 x 6 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Marble, probably from the island of Prokonnesos, near Istanbul
Not On View
Back not intended to be seen.
Harvard Lab No. HI228: Isotope ratios - delta13C +2.87 / delta18O -0.81, Attribution - Prokonnesos, Denizli 1, Iasos, Justification - Faintly grayish, medium to coarse grained marble.
From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); Gymnasium. 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