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Accession_Number 26.8.2
adlib_title Corinthian late corinthian i aryballos
Shape Aryballos
Shape_description Round ('Ball aryballos')
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 8/1
Decoration Top of mouth broad band between two pairs of lines with two bands on side. Grazing goat to right, body framed in dots. Added red on hindquarters. Field rosettes with incised circle at centre. Below goat three bands with the middle one broader. Behind goat is a heart shape within a circle. Large area left blank in the 'white style' on opposite face to goat. On base is three bands with a dot in the centre.
Inscriptions
Condition Half the mouth is missing as is a fraction of the handle. Paint is worn but some colour patches of red remain. Intact.
Technique/Style Late Corinthian I
Provenance
Period Early Archaic
Date 600-575
Dating_details
Artist Empedocles Painter
Attribution Attributed by Amyx 246.10
Image
2002.97.0056.JPG
2002.97.0056.JPG
Front view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing a goat.
2002.97.0057.JPG
2002.97.0057.JPG
Left side view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the goat design on the base.
2003.04.0008.jpg
2003.04.0008.jpg
Side view of two Corinthian ball aryballoi (26.8.2 at left and RM.87.35.19 at right).
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2003.04.0096.jpg
Side view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing the hindquarters of grazing goat.
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2003.04.0098.jpg
Side view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing the head and shoulders of grazing goat.
2003.97.0061.jpg
2003.97.0061.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the goat design on the base.
2003.97.0062.jpg
2003.97.0062.jpg
Left side view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing end of goat design on the base.
2003.97.0063.jpg
2003.97.0063.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the damaged mouth.
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2003.97.0064.jpg
Bottom view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing bands around the rounded base.
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2005.05.0041.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the goat design on the base.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 4.4; Amyx 1988, 246.10
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 7.5
Diameters 7.0
Handle_height 2.2
Other_dims.
Location History grave
Edited_by Denise; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 15.07.2002; 31.03.2004; 18.01.2006
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