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Accession_Number 50.12.43
adlib_title Mycenaean fragment
Shape Fragment
Shape_description Fragment of large closed vessel.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Mycenaean
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 6/2
Decoration Exterior decorated with concentric circles. In the centre there is a solid painted circle. The painted lines are more densely painted at the top. The lines at the bottom of the circle are painted further apart. The inside is brownish-black.
Inscriptions
Condition Single fragment. The lines at the bottom of the circle are more faded, the thicker paint at the centre is less faded but has been chipped.
Technique/Style
Provenance Picked up or purchased from children at Mycenae between 1907 and 1914.
Period
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.98.0110.jpg
2003.98.0110.jpg
Bottom view of a Mycenaean fragment, showing the interior.
2003.98.0111.jpg
2003.98.0111.jpg
Bottom view of a Mycenaean fragment, showing the interior.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref reference 1
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. L. 4.8; W. 2.1
Location 7.2.2
Edited_by Helen; Julia
Date_edited 29.10.2002; 15.06.2016
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