Minature cooking pot (chytra)

Greek, East Greek
4th or 5th century B.C.


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

Dimensions

6.6 x 7.3 cm (2 5/8 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.184

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One handle. Fine incised lines around lower part of body. Red clay, incrusted.

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