Greek, East Greek
Archaic or Classical Period
6th–4th century B.C.
Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale)
5.4 x 15.2 x 5.4 cm (2 1/8 x 6 x 2 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Daily Life in Ancient Greece Gallery (Gallery 212A-B)
Pyramid shaped with square plan; red, rough, unglazed clay; quite perfect, except large nick at upper end; hole near the top.
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