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Accession_Number 26.2.61
adlib_title Chiot chalice
Shape Chalice
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric Chiot
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 6/3
Decoration Exterior white with a small line of brown at the top. Interior brownish-black (except reserved within 0.2 cm of the lip) with lotus in white outline framing red centre.
Inscriptions
Condition Two rejoined rim fragments. Some decoration worn off in patches, especially on the white parts.
Technique/Style
Provenance Probably from Naucratis
Period
Date 600-550
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2007.03.1184.jpg
2007.03.1184.jpg
Top view of the exterior of a fragment of chalice.
2007.03.1185.jpg
2007.03.1185.jpg
Top view of the interior of a fragment of chalice.
2013.04.0145.jpg
2013.04.0145.jpg
Top view of the exterior of a fragment of chalice.
2013.04.0146.jpg
2013.04.0146.jpg
Top view of the interior of a fragment of chalice.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 23.3
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. L. 3.4; W. 3.2
Location Timeline 2 top
Edited_by Matt; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 26.06.2003; 20.04.2004; 16.01.2006
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