Revetment or sima

Greek, East Greek


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

Dimensions

7 x 13.3 cm (2 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.340

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Possibly revetment or sima; head of Helios surrounded by rays, impressed upon one side, in a round; this side smooth and bevelled: other side rough; light red, unglazed.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 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