Pitcher reused as burial urn

Greek, East Greek


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Sarcophagus No. 75

Dimensions

31.5 x 20.7 cm (12 3/8 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.204

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Vessel has only one handle. Gray, rough surface.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); Sarcophagus No. 75. 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