Greek, East Greek
Archaic or Classical Period
6th–4th century B.C.
Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale)
Overall: 6.4 x 12.1 cm (2 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Daily Life in Ancient Greece Gallery (Gallery 212A-B)
Weaving weight, flattened on sides; oval with rounded edges; rough; perfect.
From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 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