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Accession_Number 85.3.2
adlib_title Corinthian late corinthian ii ball aryballos
Shape Ball aryballos
Shape_description Wide, concave rim; short strap handle from bottom of lip to shoulder; thin short neck curves uninterrupted into bulbous body; slightly concave underside.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 8/4
Decoration On the top of the rim, one broad black band and two concentric narrow; plange side, two narrow bands converging into one band. On body, cinquefoil with leaves touching central wheel. Below handle, rough six-petalled flower. '49' pencilled on back of handle.
Inscriptions
Condition
Technique/Style Late Corinthian II
Provenance
Period High Archaic
Date 550
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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2003.97.0049.jpg
Right side view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing part of the quatrefoil design on the body.
2003.97.0050.jpg
2003.97.0050.jpg
Left side view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing part of the quatrefoil design on the body.
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2003.97.0051.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing concentric circles and bands on the lip.
2003.97.0052.jpg
2003.97.0052.jpg
Bottom view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing part of the quatrefoil design on the base.
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2005.05.0051.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the quatrefoil design on the body.
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2008.99.0358.jpg
Oblique top view of a Corinthian quatrefoil aryballos, showing the mouth.
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2008.99.0359.jpg
Left side view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the handle.
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2008.99.0360.jpg
Back side view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the handle from the front.
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2008.99.0361.jpg
Right side view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the handle.
2008.99.0362.jpg
2008.99.0362.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the quatrefoil design on the body.
2008.99.0363.jpg
2008.99.0363.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the mouth.
2008.99.0364.jpg
2008.99.0364.jpg
Bottom view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing part of the quatrefoil design on the base..
Comparanda
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Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 6.7
Diameters Rim 4.5; neck 1.8; body 6.9
Handle_height 2.1
Other_dims.
Location History grave
Edited_by Denise; Kinsey; Teifi
Date_edited 19.08.2002; 18.01.2006; 31.08.2006
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