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This amphora was recovered from the Chios-Oinousses wreck in 2004. Its place of manufacture is unknown. Analysis of ancient DNA recovered from the jar's ceramic matrix revealed the original contents included the Pistacia genus, possibly mastic or terebinth.

High-resolution versions of this image will be made available to scholars upon request (contact bfoley@whoi.edu). (P. Vezirtis, Ephorate of Underwater Antiquities)

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