Handle of strigil
Greek, East Greek
Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Necropolis
3.2 x 2.9 x 12.4 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/8 x 4 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Strigil handle. Flat thin bar, turned up at right angles at one end and over in direction parallel to it. Both ends show fracture. Very much rusted.
From Necropolis (probably sarc. q. (see pencil drawing.)
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.
Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America