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Accession_Number 67.7.2
adlib_title lacrymaterion
Shape Lacrymaterion
Shape_description Outturned rim; long, thin, roughly rendered neck; inverted oviod body tapering smoothly into thin stem slightly shorter than neck; flares out to flat base.
Material Terracotta
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 5/4
Decoration Brown clay, with slight white spot/imprints?
Inscriptions
Condition Intact. Good condition, although lip and base slightly chipped.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Early Hellenistic / Late Hellenistic
Date 323-31
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Artist
Attribution
Image
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Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 16.2
Diameters Mouth 2.4; neck 1.6; body 3.6; base 1.9
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location 10
Edited_by Vanessa; Teifi
Date_edited 28.05.2002; 12.09.2006
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