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Accession_Number 45.10.14.2
adlib_title Attic black figure fragment of an amphora
Shape Amphora
Shape_description Neck amphora
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 8/6
Decoration Interior: The rim is reserved and the neck is black. Exterior: There is a red line on the plastic ring that joins the rim with the neck. Neck: There is a black line, below which, on the left of the fragment, there is the right part of a fan-shaped? palmette (three, short divisions and a rectangular central part, the details rendered with incisions). On the right, there is part of a floral motif: part of a petal (vertical) and part of another one (horizontal).
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Condition Single fragment from the rim and neck of an amphora. There is white plaster on the rim and side surfaces of the fragment, while a thick layer was applied on the external surface of the neck. The decoration is damaged.
Technique/Style Black figure
Provenance
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Image
2006.20.0626.jpg
2006.20.0626.jpg
View of the exterior of a terracotta Attic amphora fragment, with a red and a black line and parts of a palmette and petals. White plaster is on the rim and sides.
2006.20.0627.jpg
2006.20.0627.jpg
View of the interior of a terracotta Attic amphora fragment, with a reserved interior and a black neck.
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Height
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Other_dims. H. 4.1; W. 5.1
Location 11.1.7
Edited_by Georgia; Liz; Joana varela
Date_edited 24.06.2003; 21.06.2007; 19.04.2017
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