Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Sarcophagus No. 102
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 503.
18.4cm (7 1/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Has foot-rim and molded rings underneath. Green encrustation and rust (once contained strigil). The central boss was found separately and might not belong to this bowl. A bronze handle with ram’s head terminal found in the sarcophagus probably belonged to the bowl.
From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); sarcophagus No. 102. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 1884.
Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America