Roman Imperial period
mid-late 1st century A.D.
Findspot: Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)
5.7 x 7.3 cm (2 1/4 x 2 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Green, with ribbons of red passing through it; unique specimen.
From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); found in sarcophagus no. 102. 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