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Accession_Number 26.2.59
adlib_title Chiot chalice
Shape Chalice
Shape_description Fragment
Material
Fabric Chiot
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 6/3
Decoration Exterior cream ground with a pattern of thinned golden-brown waves set in between sets of two thin yellow lines which begin ca. 0.2 cm below the rim. Below: top of letters ON probably preceded by E, or T or Greek Gamma. Interior is brown/black with remnants of a white floral pattern (four petals of a rosette), which is heavily worn.
Inscriptions
Condition Single fragment, worn down to the original terracotta on much of the interior.
Technique/Style
Provenance Probably from Naucratis
Period
Date 600-550
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2007.03.1178.jpg
2007.03.1178.jpg
Top view of a fragment of pot, showing the interior.
2007.03.1179.jpg
2007.03.1179.jpg
Top view of a fragment of pot, showing the exterior.
2013.04.0131.jpg
2013.04.0131.jpg
Top view of a fragment of pot, showing the exterior.
2013.04.0132.jpg
2013.04.0132.jpg
Top view of a fragment of pot, showing the interior.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 23.1
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. L. 2.3; W. 2.1
Location Timeline 2 top
Edited_by Matt; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 26.06.2003; 20.04.2004; 16.01.2006
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