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Accession_Number 26.12.5
adlib_title Corinthian late corinthian i aryballos
Shape Aryballos
Shape_description Flat-bottomed
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 8/4
Decoration On top of mouth, very broad band between two thin ones and a band on the side. Shoulder design is radiating lines with a band below, double row of dots, another band. Body: Lotus-palmette design (with traces of red/purple) flanked by two ducks whose tails overlap. Rosettes, one with double incised circle at centre, others with cross incisions in field. Below design are bands. Foot is black and base has three bands.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact. Paint worn on mouth and shoulder.
Technique/Style Late Corinthian I
Provenance
Period High Archaic
Date 575-550
Dating_details
Artist Torino Painter
Attribution Amyx 243.20
Image
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2002.97.0149.JPG
Front view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing lotus cross on the body.
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2002.97.0150.JPG
Left side view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing a bird on the body.
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2002.97.0152.JPG
Right side view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing lotus cross on the body.
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2003.06.0010.jpg
3/4 view, from the back, of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, depicting a bird (duck?).
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2003.06.0011.jpg
Oblique view, slightly from below, of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing side wall and base.
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2003.97.0351.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing lotus cross on the body.
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2003.97.0352.jpg
Back view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing back of handle.
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2003.97.0353.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, looking into mouth and showing wide lip.
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Bottom view of a Corinthian flat-bottomed aryballos, showing black concentric bands on the base.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA 6.1; Amyx 1988, 243.20
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 14.5
Diameters Rim 5.9; neck 2.7; base 12.2
Handle_height 3.0
Other_dims.
Location Technique
Edited_by Denise; Kinsey
Date_edited 23.07.2002; 11.01.2006
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