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Accession_Number 14.9.123
adlib_title East Greek painted ware lagynos
Shape Lagynos
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric East Greek
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 5YR 5/6
Decoration Red clay with white slip, orange-red glaze. On shoulder part of harp and two narrow bands. On body broad band 1.3 cm wide, and close beneath it second band 0.5 cm wide.
Inscriptions
Condition Single fragment in good condition.
Technique/Style Painted ware
Provenance
Period Hellenistic
Date 200-150
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.97.0471.jpg
2002.97.0471.jpg
Top view of a lagynos fragment, showing the exterior surface.
2002.97.0472.jpg
2002.97.0472.jpg
Bottom view of a lagynos fragment, showing the interior surface.
2002.97.0473.jpg
2002.97.0473.jpg
Bottom view of a lagynos fragment, showing the interior surface.
2003.36.0003.jpg
2003.36.0003.jpg
Amphora fragment (26.2.100, left), kantharos fragment (14.9.116, centre) and lagynos fragment (14.9.123, right).
2003.36.0095.jpg
2003.36.0095.jpg
Fragment from shoulder of a lagynos. Decoration includes depiction of a harp (right edge).
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 40.9
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. L. 6.5; W. 6.0; th. 1.0
Location Timeline 3 top
Edited_by Vicky; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 16.01.2003; 21.04.2004; 16.01.2006
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