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Accession_Number 83.5.1
adlib_title Attic black glaze cup
Shape Cup
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 5YR 5/6
Decoration Fragment of base of cup-skyphos (or possibly stemless kylix). Arrowhead graffiti underneath. Red splotch inside when another vase rested in kiln. Inside base, black bands and central spot.
Inscriptions
Condition Fragmentary
Technique/Style Black glaze
Provenance Said to be from Salamis, Cyprus
Period High Classical
Date 450-400
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2006.20.0049.jpg
2006.20.0049.jpg
Top view of a fragment from a cup-skyphos, showing the red circle inside.
2006.20.0132.jpg
2006.20.0132.jpg
Top view of a fragment from a cup-skyphos, showing the bottom and the tanned rim on the foot.
2006.20.0133.jpg
2006.20.0133.jpg
Top view of a fragment from a cup-skyphos, showing the red circle inside.

2006.20.0135.jpg
2006.20.0135.jpg
Front view of a fragment from a cup-skyphos, showing the worn foot.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height
Diameters Base 7.9
Handle_height
Other_dims. H. max 2.2; H. min 1.2; L. 8.5; W. 12.0
Location 5.1.1
Edited_by Faye Cheesman
Date_edited 23.07.2003
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