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Accession_Number 2006.12.49
adlib_title geometric fragment; appears to be half of a shallow dish
Shape Dish
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Material Terracotta
Fabric
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Munsell_color 2.5YR 5/4
Decoration Likely originally black all over, now with areas of brown discolouration
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Condition Fragment; worn decoration
Technique/Style Geometric
Provenance Sanctuary of Artemis Orthia, Sparta, Greece
Period Geometric
Date 8 c.
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Oblique view of a fragment, showing the black areas.
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Oblique view of a fragment, showing the black areas.
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2007.03.0931.jpg
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Oblique view of a fragment, showing the black areas.
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Comparanda Fig 31 (i) in R. M. Dawkins 1929 The Sanctuary of Artemis Orthia at Sparta. London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd, The Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies; Supplementary Paper No. 5, DF261.S68D3 seems to show a similarly unusual shape
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Edited_by Nicola; Joana Varela
Date_edited 13.7.2007; 19.04.2017
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