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Accession_Number 2003.7.23
adlib_title Laconian fragment
Shape Fragment
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric Laconian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 7/4
Decoration Possibly part of the top of a bowl/jar due to the smooth edge at the top. The interior is painted black, and has a smooth texture like the exterior. The exterior has a wide band of white painted on, with a few black marks painted on which are possibly horizontal lines and small blacks squares - similar to other Laconian fragments. Underneath the white is a narrow band of dark red, then an area of black.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact, paint faded significantly on the exterior, and slightly on the interior.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2007.03.1200.jpg
2007.03.1200.jpg
Front view of the esterior of a pot's fragment.
2007.03.1201.jpg
2007.03.1201.jpg
Front view of the interior of a pot's fragment.
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Beazley_DB
Height 3.1
Diameters 2.3
Handle_height
Other_dims. Width 0.3
Location Timeline 2 top
Edited_by Jessica; Kinsey
Date_edited 1st July 2003; 17.01.2006
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