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Accession_Number 47.2.12
adlib_title Attic black glaze bowl
Shape Bowl
Shape_description Rounded, slightly incurved rim; shallow convex upper wall divided by a reserved groove from a sharply concave wall that runs continuously down to the foot, although only a single curve is perceived on the interior. Short torus ring foot, with a narrow reserved resting surface and a reserved medallion at the centre of the underside, circumscribed by a concentric ridge. Convex-concave profile.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 5YR 7/4. Pinkish clay (light reddish)
Decoration Small circle, fired red, at the centre of the medallion on the underside. Black gloss except where noted; half of interior and some of exterior misfired red.
Inscriptions
Condition Chipped rim, interior and foot. Some white deposits on interior.
Technique/Style Black glaze
Provenance Said to be from an old tomb in Cyprus
Period High Classical
Date 425-400
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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2003.93.0328.jpg
Oblique view of an Attic black-glazed bowl, showing interior.
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Oblique view of an Attic black-glazed bowl, showing base.
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View of an Attic black-glazed bowl, showing side and interior.
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Slightly oblique view of an Attic black-glazed bowl, showing side and interior.
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2003.97.0511.jpg
Top view of an Attic black-glazed bowl, showing the interior.
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Bottom view of an Attic black-glazed bowl, showing the base.
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Profile drawing of an Attic black-glazed bowl.
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Top view of an Attic black-glazed bowl.
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Bottom view of an Attic black glazed bowl.
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Oblique view of an Attic black glazed bowl, showing the bottom and the side of it.
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Oblique view of an Attic black glazed bowl, showing the interior and part of the side of it.
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Profile view of the side of an Attic black-glazed bowl.
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Profile view of the side of an Attic black-glazed bowl.
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Profile view of the side of an Attic black-glazed bowl.
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Profile view of the side of an Attic black-glazed bowl.
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Beazley_DB
Height 3.9
Diameters Rim (interior) 13.5, (exterior) 14.8; base 11.1
Handle_height
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Location Symposium
Edited_by Denise; Amy; Kinsey; Teifi
Date_edited 23.08.2002; 02.12.2003; 10.01.2006; 27.07.2006
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