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Accession_Number 11.10.13
adlib_title Boeotian kylix
Shape Kylix
Shape_description Fragment of shallow cup.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Boeotian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 8/4
Decoration Black on buff, there are leaves around the inside and outside of the rim. Below the rim on the outside is a band of horizontal v shapes. On the main area of the fragment are three redish/black bands, the middle thicker than the other two. On the broad black band, Greek key pattern in applied white paint is still visible. On the lower edge of the fragment is the edge of a black circle. The back of the fragment, except for the rim, is red.
Inscriptions
Condition Fragment. The leaves on the inside and outside of the rim are slighlty worn, with a small chip and crack evident on the outside. The front surface is smooth, the back feels rougher, and has areas of white/yellow deposit.
Technique/Style
Provenance From Rhitsona, Boeotia (from the bushes)
Period
Date 525-475
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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2002.97.0362.jpg
Top view of the exterior of a fragment from a Boeotian kylix, showing pattern.
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2002.97.0363.jpg
Underside view of a fragment from a Boeotian kylix, showing the interior.
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2003.14.0001.jpg
A fragment of a Boiotian stemless cup (11.10.13) and a Boeotian two-handled kylix (27.4.6).
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2003.14.0004.jpg
Exterior fragment of a Boiotian stemless cup with maeander.
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2003.14.0092.jpg
Fragment from stemless cup. Decorations in black on buff.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 15.8
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters L. 8.3; W. 5.3
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location History - Excavation shed (bottom shelf in box)
Edited_by Georgina; Karen
Date_edited 08.08.02; 05.04.2004
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