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Accession_Number 26.7.6
adlib_title Corinthian aryballos
Shape Aryballos
Shape_description Ball
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 8/4
Decoration On top of mouth three bands and on the side are dots. Two vertical lines border the back of the handle. On shoulder is a daisy pattern. Main design is of three grazing deer, facing right, with three bands framing them above and below. On bottom small circle and round sunk centre.
Inscriptions
Condition Two parts of mouth missing. Design still clear. Some flakes from body.
Technique/Style
Provenance Purchased in Athens
Period
Date 600-550
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.03.0006.jpg
2003.03.0006.jpg
Two Corinthian ball aryballoi (left, 26.7.6 and right, 11.10.5).
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 3.17
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 5.6
Diameters 5.4
Handle_height 1.5
Other_dims.
Location Warfare
Edited_by Denise; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 16.08.2002; 31.03.2004; 06.01.2006
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