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Accession_Number 11.10.6
adlib_title Corinthian middle corinthian aryballos
Shape Aryballos
Shape_description Ball aryballos
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 8/4
Decoration Cup mouth with deep flange with six bands in two groups of three. Side band is continued across top of handle but otherwise it is plain. Three warriors, heads left, feet right. Spears slope left and shields are red in centre but have a black rim with white dots. The six band pattern is in two groups of three again on the base.
Inscriptions
Condition Piece of bottom missing. Erosion of bands on mouth and some chips there too.
Technique/Style
Provenance From Rhitsona, Boeotia
Period Middle Corinthian
Date 600-575
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.97.0064.JPG
2002.97.0064.JPG
Front view of a Corinthain aryballos, showing a procession of warriors with round shields.
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2003.04.0094.jpg
2003.04.0094.jpg
Aryballos, side view. Shows warriors marching to left, carrying spears and shields.
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2003.97.0001.jpg
2003.97.0001.jpg
Top view of a Corinthain aryballos, showing the mouth.
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2003.97.0002.jpg
2003.97.0002.jpg
Bottom view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing large hole.
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2003.97.0023.jpg
2003.97.0023.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing a procession of warriors advancing to the left.
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2003.97.0024.jpg
2003.97.0024.jpg
Back view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing the part of the body with no design.
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2004.44.0033.jpg
2004.44.0033.jpg
Front view of three aryballoi: 11.10.6(centre) 34.9.1(R)
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Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 4.10
Archive_Ref reference 1
Beazley_DB
Height 6.5
Diameters 5.9
Handle_height 2.2
Other_dims.
Location Body Beautiful
Edited_by Denise; Karen; Kinsey; Julia
Date_edited 15.07.2002; 31.03.2004; 11.01.2006; 06.05.2016
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