Spindly oil bottle (fusiform unguentarium)

Greek, East Greek
Late Hellenistic Period
2nd century B.C


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

Dimensions

13.7 x 3.2 cm (5 3/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

84.99

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light uniform clay color, unglazed.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 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