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Accession_Number 45.10.3
adlib_title Etruscan bucchero Calyx krater
Shape Calyx krater
Shape_description Detached fragments
Material Terracotta
Fabric Etruscan
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Upper part of bowl decorated with roller-stamped frieze, with three ridges above and one below. High stem, ridge moulding under top and bottom. Wide flaring foot. Stamp (apparently): figure seated to right in high-backed chair, standing female with win
Inscriptions
Condition Nearly half bowl and part of foot lost.
Technique/Style Bucchero
Provenance
Period
Date 600-550
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.34.0006.jpg
2003.34.0006.jpg
Bowl of a calyx krater, upside down with characters depicted around the outside of the bowl.
2004.01.0004.jpg
2004.01.0004.jpg
Oblique view (from below) of the upper part of an Etruscan bucchero calyx krater, showing roller stamp frieze between ridges.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 38.6
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 15 cm
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location 8.2.4
Edited_by Karen; Joana Varela
Date_edited 21.04.2004; 19.04.2017
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