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Accession_Number 73.9.1
adlib_title Boeotian floral ware cup
Shape Cup
Shape_description Fragment
Material Terracotta
Fabric Boeotian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Short, broad spreading foot. A+B(?) broad fleshy lotus between palmettes, under handle ivy leaf, all connected by snaky tendril. Interior black with reserved disk in shallow well. Reserved band c.3 mm wide round lip.
Inscriptions
Condition Fragments, three seperate pieces glued back together. The handle areas are missing and nearly half of side B. The inside shows areas of grey deposit, as well as scratches, chips and cracks.
Technique/Style Floral ware
Provenance From Rhitsona, Boeotia (from the bushes)
Period
Date 425-400
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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Oblique view of Boeotian floral ware cup, showing the interior of the cup.
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View of floral ware cup, showing large area missing to the side.
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View looking down on base painted black of floral ware cup.
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Top view of the bottom of the Boeotian floral ware cup, showing the exterior pattern and large section missing.
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Top view of the interior of the Boeotian floral ware cup.
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Oblique view of the Boeotian floral ware cup, showing the reserved base and exterior pattern.
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Side view of the Boeotian floral ware cup, showing the base and exterior pattern.
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Side view of the Boeotian floral ware cup, showing the base and exterior pattern.
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2013.99.0081.jpg
Side view of the Boeotian floral ware cup, showing the base and exterior pattern.
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2013.99.0082.jpg
Side view of the Boeotian floral ware cup, showing the base and exterior pattern.
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Top view of exterior of the fragments of the handle of an Attic skyphos, showing black glaze.
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Top view of the interior of the fragments of the handle of an Attic skyphos.
Comparanda
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Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height H. 7.1
Diameters Diam. 18.8; diam of reserved shallow well in centre. 2.3
Handle_height
Other_dims. Diam of foot. 7.7; diam of well in centre of foot. 2.4
Location History - Excavation shed (bottom shelf)
Edited_by Georgina
Date_edited 22/07/02
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