Greek or Byzantine (?)
Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Greek cistern
15.2 x 16.2 cm (6 x 6 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of neck and shoulder of water jar, with ribbed handle. Shoulder with impressed fine rings; handle perfect; trefoil mouth, part gone. Light gray slip; uniform color; unglazed. Late date. Used up to desertion of the spot.
From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); Greek cistern. 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