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Accession_Number 14.9.84
adlib_title Corinthian kylix
Shape Kylix
Shape_description Fragment. Ground yellowish-buff clay with no finished edges to the fragment.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 5/4
Decoration Outer surface shows has a reserved band between two black ones. The main picture slightly overlaps these bands and is the fore-part of a horse galloping right, added red and incised for detail with the tail of another horse in front of it. There is a very small part of a rosette with incised petals in the top right corner. On the interior surface at the top (below missing offset rim) is a reserved band. The rest is painted black.
Inscriptions
Condition Small flakes of paint worn from underside. Not at all a clean break. The colour and design on front remains in good condition.
Technique/Style
Provenance Naukratis
Period Late Corinthian I
Date 575-550
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.02.0006.jpg
2003.02.0006.jpg
Top view of fragment of a Corinthian kylix, showing the mane and head of a bridled horse.
2013.04.0019.jpg
2013.04.0019.jpg
Top view of fragment of a Corinthian kylix, showing the mane and head of a bridled horse.
2013.04.0020.jpg
2013.04.0020.jpg
Top view of fragment of a Corinthian kylix.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 2.11
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 3.1
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. Length 3.9Thickness 0.4
Location Greece
Edited_by Denise; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 20.10.2002; 31.03.2004; 09.01.2006
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