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Accession_Number 48.12.5
adlib_title Corinthian conical oinochoe
Shape Conical oinochoe
Shape_description Vertical strap handle curves up from rim and joins shoulder, rising slightly over the rim; trefoil lip; long cylindrical neck; half-sphere body; flat base
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 5YR 7/3
Decoration Radiating pairs of vertical grooves at top of body. Traces of three red bands round body, one at base of handle, two more near bottom. Underneath reserved.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact. Much of paint flaked off. Small chip to lip.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Early Corinthian / Middle Corinthian
Date 625-575
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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2002.97.0003.JPG
3/4 view from the right of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing tall neck and strap handle.
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2003.92.0254.jpg
Left side view of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing half-sphere body and strap handle.
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2003.92.0255.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing slightly chipped trefoil lip.
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2003.92.0262.jpg
Right side view of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing strap handle curving from rim to shoulder.
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2003.92.0263.jpg
Back side view of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing strap handle.
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2003.92.0264.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing long neck and half-sphere body.
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2003.92.0265.jpg
Bottom view of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing flat base.
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2008.99.0407.jpg
Oblique left-side view from above of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing rim and handle.
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2008.99.0408.jpg
Left side view of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing the handle.
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2008.99.0409.jpg
Back side view of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing the front of the handle
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2008.99.0410.jpg
Right side view of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing the handle.
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2008.99.0411.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing the front of the rim
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2008.99.0412.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing the rim.
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2008.99.0413.jpg
Bottom view of a Corinthian trefoil-lipped conical lekythos, showing the flat base.
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Beazley_DB
Height 8.1 (with handle)
Diameters Neck 1.6; base 6.5
Handle_height 5.5
Other_dims.
Location Timeline 2 top
Edited_by Denise; Kinsey; Teifi
Date_edited 12 July 2002; 16.01.2006; 14.08.2006
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