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Accession_Number 55.1.1
adlib_title Campanian black glaze mug
Shape Mug
Shape_description Rounded outturned rim, narrowing to neck and broadening to baggy body, in a continuous curve down to the angled torus ring foot. Vertical ribbon handle, slightly grooved, loops from just below rim to the upper part of the body.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Campanian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 5/6
Decoration Covered in lustrous black glaze, except for a red band at the rim.
Inscriptions
Condition Some of foot and rim chipped off; gloss worn, especially on handle and rim.
Technique/Style Black glaze
Provenance
Period Classical
Date 425-375
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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Bottom view of a Campanian black-glazed mug, showing the underside.
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Right side view of a Campanian black-glazed mug (upside down).
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Back view of a Campanian black-glazed mug (upside down).
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Left side view of a Campanian black-glazed mug (upside down).
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2003.92.0182.jpg
Front view of a Campanian black-glazed mug (upside down).
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2003.92.0183.jpg
Over head view of a Campanian black-glazed mug, showing the mouth and the handle.
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2003.92.0184.jpg
Oblique view, from slightly above, of the right side of a Campanian black-glazed mug, showing the rim and the handle.
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2003.93.0306.jpg
Oblique view, from slightly above, of the right side of a Campanian black-glazed mug, showing the rim and the handle.
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2008.98.0368.jpg
Oblique top view of the left side of a Campanian black-glazed mug.
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Left side view of a Campanian black-glazed mug, showing the handle.
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2008.98.0373.jpg
Back view of a Campanian black-glazed mug, showing the front of the handle.
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2008.98.0376.jpg
Right side view of a Campanian black-glazed mug, showing the handle.
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2008.98.0378.jpg
Front view of a Campanian black-glazed mug.
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Bottom view of a Campanian black-glazed mug, showing the base and the bottom of the handle.
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2008.98.0381.jpg
Top view of a Campanian black-glazed mug, showing the mouth and the top of the handle.
Comparanda Cf. Reading REDMG.1953.25.54
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 6.5
Diameters Rim 5.9; base 4.0
Handle_height 2.7
Other_dims.
Location Death
Edited_by Denise; Amy; Kinsey; Teifi
Date_edited 22.08.2002; 05.12.2003; 06.01.2006; 26.07.2006
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