Oil bottle (candlestick unguentarium)

Roman Provincial
Roman Imperial Period
late 1st century A.D.


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

Dimensions

16.5 x 6.6 cm (6 1/2 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.105

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red clay, unornamented.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); necropolis. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America