Lekythos

Greek, East Greek


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

Dimensions

11.1 x 4.8 cm (4 3/8 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.150

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light red, partly glazed with black; black thin lined ornament on shoulder. Much incrusted and defaced. Handle missing; rim nicked.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 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