Black-Figure Pottery of the 6th-5th Centuries from Menekşe Çataği in the Propontis
This note presents black-figure pottery from the excavations of the ancient settlement of Menekse Çatağı (‘Violet crossroads’). It is located on the north-west shore of the Sea of Marmara, 12 km north-east of Tekirdağ. The site was excavated between 1993 and 2007. The collection consists of 27 fragmented vessels. By the form they are divided into tableware and vessels for oil and perfumes. The collection covers the period from the second half of the 6th to the first half of the 5th century BC.