probably 2nd century A.D.
Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Sarcophagus no. 68
11.4 x 9.2 cm (4 1/2 x 3 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pale green; almost entirely incrusted with brown; strap handle; coarse; large piece broken out of side. This unusual form with hemispherical body may have been a distinctive type of Asia Minor.
From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); sarcophagus no. 68. 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