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Accession_Number 26.2.32
adlib_title Camiran dish
Shape Dish
Shape_description Fragment
Material Terracotta
Fabric Camiran
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 5YR 7/4
Decoration Red painted designs on cream-buff slip on orange red clay. On the underside on the rim there are four .5 wide dashes at one side and a 2 horizontal bar at the other while on the underside body there are four red bands following the contours of the dish all between 1 and 3 apart. On the topside, from top to bottom are four verticle bars alternating with 9 dot rosettes on rim, of which survive from left to right two verticle lines, nine dots, four verticle lines, and nine dots before the fragment ends. On the top of the face of the dish itself is a ca. 1.5 broad red band and below this is a zone of lotus flowers and buds with a final 1 broad band below.
Inscriptions
Condition Small chip on bottom of rim on topside. Red paint is slightly faded throughout.
Technique/Style
Provenance Probably from Naukratis
Period High Archaic
Date 600-575
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.46.0007.jpg
2003.46.0007.jpg
Fragment of Camiran dish, 26.2.32 (left,) with fragment, 26.2.33 (right)
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2003.46.0008.jpg
Fragment of camiran dish, left (26.2.32) and right (26.2.33)
2003.46.0096.jpg
2003.46.0096.jpg
Top view of a fragment of Camiran dish, showing the bands on the underside.
2003.46.0098.jpg
2003.46.0098.jpg
Top view of a fragment of Camiran dish, showing the decoration on the topside.
2004.46.0002.jpg
2004.46.0002.jpg
Top view of a fragment of Camiran dish (right), showing the bands on the underside.
2004.46.0056.jpg
2004.46.0056.jpg
Top view of a fragment of Camiran dish, showing the decoration on the topside.
2004.46.0057.jpg
2004.46.0057.jpg
Top view of a fragment of Camiran dish, showing the bands on the underside.
2013.04.0076.jpg
2013.04.0076.jpg
Top view of a fragment of Camiran dish, showing the decoration on the topside.
2013.04.0077.jpg
2013.04.0077.jpg
Top view of a fragment of Camiran dish, showing the bands on the underside.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA 22.1a,b
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. Length 11.3Width 8.6Thickness 0.6 on dish 1.6 at thickest part of rim
Location Timeline 2 top
Edited_by Denise; Matt; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 20.10.2002; 16.06.03; 19.04.2004; 16.01.2006
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