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Accession_Number 50.12.50
adlib_title Mycenaean figurine
Shape Figurine
Shape_description
Material
Fabric Mycenaean
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 2.5Y 7/4
Decoration The figurine probably represents the body of a woman (a 'phi'figurine). The figure is decorated with a series of slightly wavy brown lines, arranged vertically.
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Condition Single fragment preserving the upper part, from the head to the lower part of the chest. Chipped at the top. Decoration is almost rubbed off in many places.
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Attribution
Image
2003.98.0114.jpg
2003.98.0114.jpg
View of the upper side of a Mycenaean figurine fragment, broken off at the lower chest.
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2003.98.0115.jpg
2003.98.0115.jpg
View of the bottom side of a Mycenaean figurine fragment, broken off at the lower chest.
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Archive_Ref reference 1
Beazley_DB
Height 3.7
Diameters 4.0
Handle_height
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Location Myth and religion
Edited_by Charles; Kinsey
Date_edited 20.02.2003; 11.01.2006
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