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Accession_Number 14.9.78
adlib_title Clazomenian amphora
Shape Amphora
Shape_description Two joining fragments
Material Terracotta
Fabric Clazomenian
Fabric_description Reddish clay
Munsell_color 5YR 6/3
Decoration Design in black indicates hind leg of a quadruped, (boar?) To the right of this is an area of black on the right and bottom edge of the fragment, with thin red lines at right angles to this.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact, two fragments glued together, few surface chips, little fading of paint.
Technique/Style
Provenance Daphnae, Egypt
Period High Archaic
Date 550-525
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.20.0088.jpg
2003.20.0088.jpg
Two joining fragments from amphora. Hind leg of quadruped to left, possibly a boar; segment of frame to right and bottom.
2003.46.0069.jpg
2003.46.0069.jpg
Top view of two joining fragments of Clazomenian amphora, showing the hind leg of quadruped.
2004.46.0089.jpg
2004.46.0089.jpg
Top view of two joining fragments of a Clazomenian amphora, showing the hind leg of quadruped.
2013.04.0013.jpg
2013.04.0013.jpg
Top view of two joining fragments of a Clazomenian amphora, showing the hind leg of quadruped.
2013.04.0014.jpg
2013.04.0014.jpg
Top view of two joining fragments of a Clazomenian amphora.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 23.33
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 6.7
Diameters 8.8
Handle_height
Other_dims. Width 0.4
Location Timeline 2 top
Edited_by Jessica; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 02.07.2002; 20.04.2004; 16.01.2006
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