Vase fragment

Greek, East Greek
Archaic Period


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

Dimensions

5.7 x 7.3 cm (2 1/4 x 2 7/8 in.) handle: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.319

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Horizontal handle of black Archaic burial jar. Gray clay, dull black unglazed coating; handle perfect.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); 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