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Accession_Number 83.9.31
adlib_title Perhaps Attic fragment
Shape Fragment
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric Perhaps Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 5YR 6/6
Decoration One side of fragment is glazed black with a palmette design. Flowers are situated around a small, indented circle with six tiny indented 'U' shapes inside it. The other side of the fragment is mostly rserved, with a black band at the rounded part of the piece. Near the pointed part of the fragment there is an outer black circle, followed by a smaller black inner circle. Inside the inner circle there is a black dot.
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Condition Fragment; tiny soil deposits on the inside.
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Date
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Image
2006.20.0053.jpg
2006.20.0053.jpg
Oblique view of an Attic (?) fragment, showing a black glaze and palmette design.
2006.20.0138.jpg
2006.20.0138.jpg
Top view of the bottom of an Attic (?) fragment, showing a black band.
2006.20.0139.jpg
2006.20.0139.jpg
Top view of an Attic (?) fragment, showing a black glaze and palmette design.
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Beazley_DB
Height
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Handle_height
Other_dims. L: 5.3 W: 4.9
Location 6.1.11
Edited_by Sarah; Will. Joana Varela
Date_edited 24.07.2003; 19.7.2007; 05.04.2017
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