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Accession_Number 14.9.116
adlib_title kantharos
Shape Kantharos
Shape_description Two joining fragments
Material Terracotta
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration A festoon of lanceolate leaves in thinned clay hanging by means of small carelessly incised arcs from a white fillet. Inside black with a narrow band of unintentional red just inside the rim.
Inscriptions
Condition Two fragments glued together.
Technique/Style
Provenance From the Crimea
Period Hellenistic
Date 4-3 c.
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.36.0094.jpg
2003.36.0094.jpg
Top view of a fragment from Kantharos, showing lanceolate leaves and incised arcs.
2005.02.0499.jpg
2005.02.0499.jpg
Front view of a fragment from a Kantharos, showing the lanceolate leaves and incised arcs.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 40.6
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height
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Handle_height
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Location 1.2.1
Edited_by Karen; Jasmin Payne
Date_edited 21.04.2004; 04.09.2018
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