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Accession_Number 25.6.1
adlib_title Corinthian aryballos
Shape Aryballos
Shape_description Round ('ball aryballos').
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 8/4
Decoration Three bands on saucer shaped mouth. Flanged sides, one band. Daisy pattern on shoulder. Cinquefoil with leaves touching central wheel and extends onto base of pot. Rough light brown cross on body below handle.
Inscriptions
Condition Chips on underside of mouth and paint erosion on the top. Intact. Some erosion of paint on body.
Technique/Style
Provenance Said to be from Tanagra
Period Late Corinthian II
Date 550
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.97.0054.JPG
2002.97.0054.JPG
Front view of Corinthian ball aryballos with floral pattern.
2002.97.0055.JPG
2002.97.0055.JPG
Front view of Corinthian ball aryballos with floral pattern.
2003.04.0003.jpg
2003.04.0003.jpg
Side view of two Corinthian ball aryballoi (left, 34.10.2, and right, 26.6.11).
2003.04.0083.jpg
2003.04.0083.jpg
Side view of Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the handle above quaterfoil decoration.
2003.04.0087.jpg
2003.04.0087.jpg
Front view of Corinthian ball aryballos with floral pattern.
2003.97.0037.jpg
2003.97.0037.jpg
Side view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing part of design on the body.
2003.97.0038.jpg
2003.97.0038.jpg
Side view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing part of design on the body.
2003.97.0039.jpg
2003.97.0039.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing the mouth.
2003.97.0040.jpg
2003.97.0040.jpg
Underside view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing design continued from the body to the base.
2003.98.0202.jpg
2003.98.0202.jpg
Side view of Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the handle above quaterfoil decoration.
2003.98.0203.jpg
2003.98.0203.jpg
Front view of Corinthian ball aryballos with floral pattern.
2003.98.0204.jpg
2003.98.0204.jpg
Top view of Corinthian ball aryballos looking onto small mouth.
2003.98.0205.jpg
2003.98.0205.jpg
View of base of Corinthian ball aryballos.
2004.34.0014.jpg
2004.34.0014.jpg
Oblique from below view of three aryballoi, L-R 25.6.1; 11.10.7; 11.10.9
2005.05.0048.jpg
2005.05.0048.jpg
Front view of Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the floral pattern.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 4.14
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 7.0
Diameters 7.1
Handle_height 2.4
Other_dims. Mouth diameter 4.8
Location History grave
Edited_by Denise; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 15.07.2002; 31.03.2004; 18.01.2006
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