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Accession_Number 26.2.91
adlib_title Corinthian krater
Shape Krater
Shape_description Fragment
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description Clay pinkish-buff
Munsell_color
Decoration Outside, on red slip, breast and wing of siren or bird with neck and breast reserved, red for base of near wing, body black below it, black for outspread far wing with alternate red and black, marked off by incisions, for wing featers; rosette with two incised circles at centre and applied red on centre and each petal. Inside black.
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Condition
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Late Corinthian
Date 6 c.
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.20.0074.jpg
2003.20.0074.jpg
Top view of a fragment from a krater, showing the breast and wing of wiren or bird visible.
2005.02.0398.jpg
2005.02.0398.jpg
Oblique view of a fragment from a krater, showing the breast and wing of wiren or bird visible.
2005.02.0399.jpg
2005.02.0399.jpg
Oblique view of a fragment from a krater, showing the black interior.
2013.04.0213.jpg
2013.04.0213.jpg
Top view of a fragment from a krater, showing the breast and wing of wiren or bird visible.
2013.04.0214.jpg
2013.04.0214.jpg
Top view of a fragment from a krater, showing the black interior.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 23.28
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height
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Location 1.2.1
Edited_by Karen
Date_edited 20.04.2004
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