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Accession_Number 26.2.28
adlib_title Perhaps Camiran dish
Shape Dish
Shape_description Stemmed, fragment
Material Terracotta
Fabric Perhaps Camiran
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 2.5YR 6/6
Decoration Brownish buff ground. The underside has three evenly sized and spaced bands. The parts between are reserved. The topside has red band around rim, with bands of white-red-white on black below with a meander pattern in red followed by another set of red and white bands on black. There are the tips of tongues at the fracture coloured black and red.
Inscriptions
Condition Painted bands on underside are wearing away considerably compared to the topside which has retained most of its colour apart from some white but it is now a little dull. Surfaces are all still smooth with no significant damage.
Technique/Style
Provenance Probably from Naucratis
Period High Archaic
Date 600-575
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.45.0081.jpg
2003.45.0081.jpg
Top view of a fragment from a Camiran dish, showing the topside.
2003.45.0088.jpg
2003.45.0088.jpg
Top view of a fragment from a Camiran dish, showing the underside.
2013.04.0065.jpg
2013.04.0065.jpg
Top view of a fragment from a Camiran dish, showing the topside.
2013.04.0066.jpg
2013.04.0066.jpg
Top view of a fragment from a Camiran dish, showing the underside.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 21.30
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 5.0
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. Length 7.4Thickness 0.6
Location Timeline 2 top
Edited_by Denise; Karen; Kinsey; Joana Varela
Date_edited 20.09.2002; 19.04.2004; 16.01.2006; 05.04.2017
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