Lekythos

Greek, East Greek


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

Dimensions

8.9 x 4.4 cm (3 1/2 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.192

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Badly burned. Red with black coating, all above shoulder surface gone. Red stripes on shoulder. Edge nicked. Foot perfect.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); Necropolis. 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