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Accession_Number 47.2.8
adlib_title Attic black glaze; stamped bowl
Shape Bowl
Shape_description Thickened, slightly everted rim, surmounts a wide shallow bowl; ring torus foot.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 6/4
Decoration Black gloss except reserved bands at junction of foot and body, on resting surface, and on underside. Black concentric band on interior of foot ring; centre of underside decorated with two black circles and a central black dot within a black band. Interior decoration: at centre, 8 stamped palmettes, linked at their bases; outer band of 20 stamped palmettes, also linked at their bases; each palmette band inscribed by a band of eggs.
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Condition Rim and side of bowl comprised of three rejoined pieces, although lustre and stamped design remain clear. White deposition on the ring foot. Gloss flaked off from part of the rim and the body. Gloss is not lustrous.
Technique/Style Black glaze; stamped
Provenance Tamassos: T.75.II. Said to be from an old tomb in Cyprus (Polis?).
Period High Classical
Date 410-400
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Image
2001.99.0126.jpg
2001.99.0126.jpg
Side view of an Attic black-glaze bowl, showing the reserved ring on the foot.
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2001.99.0127.jpg
2001.99.0127.jpg
Oblique view, from slightly above, of an Attic black-glaze bowl, showing stamped palmette decoration.
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2001.99.0128.jpg
2001.99.0128.jpg
Oblique view, from slightly below, of an Attic black-glaze bowl, showing concentric circles and dot on the underside.
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2003.97.0517.jpg
2003.97.0517.jpg
Side view of an Attic black-glaze bowl showing stamped palmette decoration.
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2003.97.0518.jpg
2003.97.0518.jpg
Side view of an Attic black-glaze bowl showing stamped palmette decoration.
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2003.97.0519.jpg
2003.97.0519.jpg
Top view of an Attic black-glaze bowl, showing the interior decorated with stamped palmettes.
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2003.97.0520.jpg
2003.97.0520.jpg
Bottom view of an Attic black-glaze bowl, showing concentric black circles and dot on the underside.
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2008.10.0016.jpg
2008.10.0016.jpg
Profile drawing of an Attic black-glazed bowl.
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Comparanda
Bibliography Gill 1986, 411, P3, pl. 93 (profile drawing)
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 4.3
Diameters Rim 16.4; base 8.6
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location Symposium
Edited_by Denise; Amy; Kinsey; Teifi
Date_edited 22.08.2002; 02.12.2003; 10.01.2006; 01.08.2006
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