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Accession_Number 26.2.68
adlib_title Chiot chalice
Shape Chalice
Shape_description Fragment of the bottom part of the cup of a chalice(?)or bowl(?). Single, hexagonal fragment from the floor of the bowl.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Chiot
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 6/2
Decoration Exterior white with one small red/brown section of a pattern at the highest point and one thick almost 1 red/brown line abour half way from the top. Interior is black/brown with a pair(?) of thin faded white lines 0.5 cm from the top edge; below, a repeating pattern of black teardrops, and below that a pattern of white lotus buds interspliced with red dots.
Inscriptions
Condition Fragment worn in places; white spots all over the interior, and small chips along the exterior.
Technique/Style
Provenance Naucratis
Period
Date 600-550
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2007.03.1174.jpg
2007.03.1174.jpg
Oblique view of the interior of a fragment of pot.
2007.03.1175.jpg
2007.03.1175.jpg
Oblique view of the exterior of a fragment of pot.
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2013.04.0159.jpg
Oblique view of the exterior of a fragment of pot.
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2013.04.0160.jpg
Oblique view of the interior of a fragment of pot.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 23.10
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. L. 5.6; W. 4.0
Location Timeline 2 top
Edited_by Matt; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 16.06.2003; 20.04.2004; 16.01.2006
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