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Accession_Number 47.2.7
adlib_title Attic black glaze bowl: one-handler
Shape Bowl; one-handler
Shape_description Slightly flaring rim, flattened at the top, on an angled wall that curves sharply to a shallow bowl; horizontal strap handle, nearly triangular, attached just below the rim, rising slightly upwards; groove at the junction of body and broad ring foot, slightly convex at centre of underside.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 7/4. Light Brownish Clay.
Decoration Black gloss on bowl, thinly applied on the lower part of the body. Reserved groove above foot, resting surface, and underside, except for concentric black bands around convex area.
Inscriptions
Condition Mended from a number of joining fragments. Small parts filled in with plaster (especially on left side. Gloss flaked off on part of the handle,rim and body. It is not lustrous. Towards the foot, thinly applied gloss that leaves parts of the clay to be seen.
Technique/Style Black glaze
Provenance Said to be from an old tomb in Cyprus
Period Late Classical
Date 350
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.97.0506.jpg
2003.97.0506.jpg
Right side view of an Attic black-glazed one-handler bowl, showing repairs.
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2003.97.0507.jpg
2003.97.0507.jpg
Top view of an Attic black-glazed one-handler bowl, showing the interior of the bowl.
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2003.97.0508.jpg
2003.97.0508.jpg
Bottom view of an Attic black-glazed one-handler bowl, showing the underside.
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2008.10.0015.jpg
2008.10.0015.jpg
Profile drawing of an Attic black-glazed one-handler bowl.
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2008.98.0397.jpg
2008.98.0397.jpg
Oblique top view of the left side of an Attic black-glazed one-handler bowl, showing the handle, to left.
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2008.98.0398.jpg
Profile view of the left side of an Attic black-glazed one-handler bowl, showing the handle, to left.
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2008.98.0399.jpg
2008.98.0399.jpg
Profile view of the back of an Attic black-glazed one-handler bowl, showing the handle.
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2008.98.0400.jpg
Profile view of the back of an Attic black-glazed one-handler bowl, showing the handle.
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2008.98.0401.jpg
2008.98.0401.jpg
Profile view of the right side of an Attic black-glazed one-handler bowl, showing the handle, to the right.
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2008.98.0402.jpg
2008.98.0402.jpg
Front view of an Attic black-glazed one-handler bowl.
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2008.98.0403.jpg
2008.98.0403.jpg
Top view of an Attic black-glazed one-handler bowl.
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2008.98.0404.jpg
2008.98.0404.jpg
Bottom view of an Attic black-glazed one-handler bowl.
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Comparanda Cf. Reading 47.2.6 (decorated with palmettes on the interior).
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Beazley_DB
Height excluding handle 3.8
Diameters Rim 10.8; base 7.0
Handle_height 0.9
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Location Symposium
Edited_by Denise; Amy; Kinsey; Teifi; Joana Varela
Date_edited 22.08.2002; 02.12.2003; 10.01.2006; 28.07.2006
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