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Accession_Number 22.9.7
adlib_title Corinthian late corinthian i aryballos
Shape Aryballos
Shape_description Broad concave rim; short neck flowing into bulbous body; crude, thick strap handle joins body from rim and shoulder; short foot; broad, flat base.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 8/3
Decoration Black, mostly fired to orange-red, on buff ground. Possible added colour (white?) in groups of stripes. Mouth: broad band between two narrow bands. On the exterior of the mouth, band; shoulder: tongues. Body: three bands at top; deep painted zone divided vertically by incised lines (two parallel) dissecting into segments; four bands below. Base reserved. The exterior of the ring foot painted.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact. Flaking Gloss on mouth, shoulder, body. Black paint nisfired reddish-brownish. Chips around the mouth and the ring of the foot. White deposits on the junction of the body and the foot at one side.
Technique/Style Late Corinthian I
Provenance Probably Boeotia
Period High Archaic
Date 575-550
Dating_details
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Attribution
Image
2002.97.0105.JPG
2002.97.0105.JPG
Right side view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing decoration on body.
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2003.97.0098.jpg
2003.97.0098.jpg
Right side view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing crude, thick strap handle.
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2003.97.0099.jpg
2003.97.0099.jpg
Left side view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing area where paint has worn on body.
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2003.97.0100.jpg
2003.97.0100.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing rim, shoulder and interior.
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2003.97.0101.jpg
2003.97.0101.jpg
Bottom view of an (upside down) Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing reserved base.
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Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos
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2008.99.0351.jpg
2008.99.0351.jpg
Oblique left-side view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing the mouth.
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2008.99.0352.jpg
Left side view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing the handle.
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2008.99.0353.jpg
Back side view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing the front of the handle.
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2008.99.0354.jpg
2008.99.0354.jpg
Right side view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing the handle.
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2008.99.0355.jpg
2008.99.0355.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing decoration on body.
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2008.99.0356.jpg
2008.99.0356.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing the mouth.
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2008.99.0357.jpg
2008.99.0357.jpg
Bottom view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing the base.
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Bibliography
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 9.5
Diameters Rim 4.5; neck 2.0; body 8.5; base 6.1
Handle_height 1.9
Other_dims.
Location 8.1.2
Edited_by Denise; Teifi
Date_edited 15.07.2002; 04.09.2006
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