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Accession_Number 34.8.9
adlib_title Corinthian late corinthian i aryballos
Shape Aryballos
Shape_description Round ('ball aryballos')
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 8/4
Decoration Quatrefoil with side hatching and central zigzag. Below, three petals below zigzag. Six-pointed star on back (very faint). On top of mouth four bands, the second from edge is broader. Dark brown patterning and yellow-buff clay.
Inscriptions
Condition Slightly chipped around rim, especially one large part missing from the upper edge; decoration worn and scratched in places; some light gray deposits on the inside and by the handle attachment; slight white deposits on the bottom.
Technique/Style Late Corinthian I
Provenance
Period Early Archaic
Date 575-550
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.05.0093.jpg
2003.05.0093.jpg
Front view of an inverted Corinthian ball aryballos, decorated with quatrefoil design.
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2003.05.0099.jpg
2003.05.0099.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, decorated with quatrefoil design.
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2003.97.0003.jpg
2003.97.0003.jpg
Right side view of a Corinthian ball aryballos.
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2003.97.0004.jpg
2003.97.0004.jpg
Left side view of a Corinthian ball aryballos.
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2003.97.0005.jpg
2003.97.0005.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing the lip.
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2003.97.0006.jpg
2003.97.0006.jpg
Bottom view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing the underside.
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2004.95.0104.jpg
2004.95.0104.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing the quatrefoil decoration.
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2004.95.0105.jpg
2004.95.0105.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing the chip in the rim.
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2004.95.0106.jpg
2004.95.0106.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing the handle.
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2004.95.0107.jpg
2004.95.0107.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing the side profile.
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2004.95.0108.jpg
2004.95.0108.jpg
Top view of the top of a Corinthian aryballos, showing the four bands on the mouth.
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2004.95.0109.jpg
2004.95.0109.jpg
Top view of the bottom of a Corinthian aryballos, showing base.
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2005.05.0039.jpg
2005.05.0039.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian aryballos, showing the quatrefoil decoration.
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Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 5.2
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 7.0
Diameters Rim 4.8; mouth 1.2; neck 2.0; body 7.0
Handle_height 2.2
Other_dims.
Location History grave
Edited_by Denise; Karen; Amy; Kinsey
Date_edited 12.07.2002; 31.03.2004; 07.05.2004; 18.01.2006
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