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Accession_Number 28.6.3
adlib_title Attic red figure skyphos
Shape Skyphos
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 5/4
Decoration Rim slightly offset. Originally two horizontal handles, now one left. Black inside and out except for the design which is reserved. Side A is an athlete with a strigil and B is a youth with a strigil. Beneath each handle are palmettes with side tendrils. Foot-ring is black inside and out resting surface reserved. Underneath is reserved, with 2 black circles at centre.
Inscriptions
Condition One handle missing (since 1.9.77 ? ) and paint completely worn off the other. Glaze remains shiny inside and out.
Technique/Style Red figure
Provenance From Rhodes
Period Late Classical
Date 400-350
Dating_details
Artist Fat Boy Group
Attribution Ure: 'Style of the Fat Boy Group'
Image
2003.25.0002.jpg
2003.25.0002.jpg
Two attic red-figure skyphos, one of the right's accession number is 28.6.4
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2003.25.0099.jpg
2003.25.0099.jpg
Skyphos, side view, showing handle and palmette.
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2003.97.0651.jpg
2003.97.0651.jpg
Front view of an Attic red-figure skyphos, showing a youth, facing right, holding a strigil.
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2003.97.0652.jpg
2003.97.0652.jpg
Back view of an Attic red-figure skyphos, showing a youth, facing right, holding a strigil.
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2003.97.0653.jpg
2003.97.0653.jpg
Top view of an Attic red-figure skyphos, showing the mouth and remaining handle.
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2003.97.0654.jpg
2003.97.0654.jpg
Top view of an Attic red-figure skyphos, showing the reserved base and remaining handle.
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Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 28.7
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB 14277
Height 7.6
Diameters Rim 9.9; base 5.9
Handle_height 0.8
Other_dims.
Location RMS Loans Online
Edited_by Denise; Karen
Date_edited 30.08.2002; 20.04.2004
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