Antefix

Greek, East Greek


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

Dimensions

14.9 x 13 cm (5 7/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.276

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Fragmentary antefix; Type F. Careful modeling, better period than other. Incised broad anthemions; vestiges of black glaze; upper part.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); lower town. 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