Phiale

Greek, East Greek
Classical Period
about 430 B.C.


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

Dimensions

3.1 x 11.4 cm (1 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

84.87

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Athenian; black glaze bowl with stamped decoration; circular; elaborately impressed ornament in center of interior; surface much scaled. Rim molded in two rings.

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