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Accession_Number 14.9.80
adlib_title Clazomenian black figure amphora
Shape Amphora
Shape_description Fragment
Material Terracotta
Fabric Clazomenian
Fabric_description Clay pale orange, with many impurities
Munsell_color 7.5YR 6/3
Decoration Black panel indicated around the sides. The main decoration is a horses head, with a purple red mane, black ears. The other side is reserved.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact, paint faded slightly, a white mark by the purple area.
Technique/Style Black figure
Provenance From Daphnae, Egypt
Period
Date
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Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.20.0086.jpg
2003.20.0086.jpg
Fragment from amphora. Horse's head (lower left).
2003.46.0067.jpg
2003.46.0067.jpg
Oblique view of a fragment of a Clazomenian amphora, showing a horses head.
2004.46.0081.jpg
2004.46.0081.jpg
Oblique view of a fragment of a Clazomenian amphora, showing a horses head.
2013.04.0017.jpg
2013.04.0017.jpg
Oblique view of a fragment of a Clazomenian amphora, showing a horses head.
2013.04.0018.jpg
2013.04.0018.jpg
Oblique view of a fragment of a Clazomenian amphora.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 23.35; Studi Miscellanei, 18 (1970-71), PL.46, NO.70
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB 5233
Height 4.6
Diameters 5.8
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location Timeline 2 top
Edited_by Jessica; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 02.07.2003; 20.04.2004; 16.01.2006
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