Greek, East Greek
Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Picked up in lower town
6.4 x 8.6 cm (2 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pithos wall, imperfectly burnt (black within, between two layers of dull red). Zigzag and triangles impressed on outside. Very thick and clumsy.
From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); picked up in lower town during first year. 1881: 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