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Accession_Number REDMG:1935.87.29
adlib_title Italian black glaze kylix
Shape Kylix
Shape_description Stemless. Two handles, one either side from well below the rim are bent up at the ends. Shallow body descending to a groove and then a rounded footring.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Italian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 8/4
Decoration Heavy fabric. Black all over except underside which is reserved and ruddled. Two handles, one either side are black all over. Stamped inside with four palmettes set crosswise, standing up in relief with an impressed frame.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact. Paint worn from rim and edge of one handle. Some damage to inside near to stamped palmettes. Glaze remains silvery.
Technique/Style Black glaze
Provenance
Period High Classical
Date 450-400
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.30.0006.jpg
2003.30.0006.jpg
Oblique front view, from slightly below, of an Attic black-glazed squat skyphos, (Reading 37.11.6, at left), and an Italian black-glazed stemles kylix (RM.87.35.29, at right).
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2003.30.0090.jpg
2003.30.0090.jpg
Oblique view, from slightly below, of a stemless kylix, showing the reserved underside.
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2003.31.0008.jpg
2003.31.0008.jpg
Top view of a stemless kylix showing both handles curving slightly towards the horizontal and four stamped palmettes in the centre of the interior.
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2003.97.0909.jpg
2003.97.0909.jpg
Oblique view, from slightly above, of a stemless kylix showing both handles slightly towards the horizontal, and the interior.
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Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 34.13, 35.8
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 4.7
Diameters Rim 12.1; base 5.6
Handle_height 0.6
Other_dims.
Location Symposium
Edited_by Denise; Karen; Teifi
Date_edited 06.09.2002; 21.04.2004; 28.07.2006
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