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Accession_Number 39.8.3
adlib_title Attic red figure kylix
Shape Kylix
Shape_description Fragment
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 5/3
Decoration Inside in frame of two reserved lines, one foot of figure astride a pointed amphora seen from the side and wreathed in ivy, inscription in red, retrograde, XAIP[E]. Relief contour; relief lines for ankle, handle stem of ivy. Exterior black, with small part of reserved pattern.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact, few shallow surface chips on both sides.
Technique/Style Red figure
Provenance From Populonia, Etruria
Period Late Archaic
Date 510-500
Dating_details
Artist Chaire Painter
Attribution Beazley: ARV2 144.7
Image
2003.21.0009.jpg
2003.21.0009.jpg
Fragment from kylix. Shows foot of a figure and part of amphora.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 24.1; ARV2 144.7; Add2 178; H.R. Immerwahr, A Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions (1998) 4.1835 no. 6974.
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB 201279
Height 5.9
Diameters 4.6
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location Education
Edited_by Jessica; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 02.07.2003; 20.04.2004; 06.01.2006
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