Vase fragment

Greek, East Greek


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

Dimensions

4.1 x 5.4 cm (1 5/8 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.326

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of a cup; upper rim portion. Thin, resembling Samian ware; intense black “slip” but dead; black clay; impressed ornament between parallel lines.

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