Two-handled oil flask (amphoriskos)

Greek, East Greek
early 4th century B.C.


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

Dimensions

11.4 x 4.1 cm (4 1/2 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.181

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light red, undecorated. Slight nicks on foot and upper rim.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); loose in necropolis. 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