Antefix

Greek, East Greek


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

Dimensions

7.9 x 14.3 x 3.5 cm (3 1/8 x 5 5/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.277

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Fragmentary antefix; Type C. Anthemion of interesting pattern, in higher, rounder relief than in type A. Orange, unglazed.

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