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Accession_Number 26.12.25
adlib_title Attic black figure feeder
Shape Feeder
Shape_description Slightly concave base
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 6/4
Decoration Top reserved with seven, hand drawn black spirals. The rest of the object is black with the exception of the base which is reserved.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact. Design on top surface remains clear. Paint on spout, handle and base is worn.
Technique/Style Black figure
Provenance
Period Late Classical
Date 4 c.
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.35.0008.jpg
2003.35.0008.jpg
Two feeders, first without a handle, second with. Accession numbers from left to right: 14.9.110, 26.12.35.
2003.35.0097.jpg
2003.35.0097.jpg
Feeder, side view.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 39.12
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 5.0
Diameters Mouth 2.1; body 5.3; base 3.0
Handle_height 3.3
Other_dims. Length of spout 1.9
Location 1.2.4
Edited_by Denise; Richard; Karen
Date_edited 29.08.2002; 11.02.2004; 21.04.2004
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