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Accession_Number REDMG:1942.5.6.1
adlib_title Corinthian late corinthian i ball aryballos
Shape Ball aryballos
Shape_description Broad projecting rim with flat upper surface, overhanging lip, and concave underside curving into a short narrow neck that broadens to a globular body with rounded base; flat strap handle falls directly from the rim to the middle of the shoulder.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 7/3
Decoration Five bands around mouth, some broader than others; one broad band encircles the exterior of the rim; short tongues emerge from the neck, over the shoulder. Body: quatrefoil pattern at front; four-pointed star at back.
Inscriptions
Condition Rim chipped above and below; surface worn and decoration eroded at front.
Technique/Style Late Corinthian I
Provenance Found in Boeotia
Period High Archaic
Date 575-550
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.97.0037.JPG
2002.97.0037.JPG
Front view of an inverted Corinthian ball aryballos showing the body and base with quatrefoil design.
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2003.97.0029.jpg
2003.97.0029.jpg
Right side view of a Corinthian ball aryballos.
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2003.97.0030.jpg
2003.97.0030.jpg
3/4-left side view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing quatrefoil design on the body.
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2003.97.0031.jpg
2003.97.0031.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the mouth.
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2003.97.0032.jpg
2003.97.0032.jpg
Bottom view of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the rounded base and some of the quatrefoil design.
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2004.99.0332.jpg
2004.99.0332.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian ball ayrballos, showing some of the quatrefoil design on the body.
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2004.99.0333.jpg
2004.99.0333.jpg
Front view of the back of a Corinthian ball aryballow, showing the four pointed star decoration.
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2004.99.0334.jpg
2004.99.0334.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian ball ayrballos, showing the some of the quatrefoil design on the body.
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2004.99.0335.jpg
2004.99.0335.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian ball ayrballos, showing some of the quatrefoil design on the body.
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2004.99.0336.jpg
2004.99.0336.jpg
Front view of an inverted Corinthian ball aryballos showing the body and base with quatrefoil design.
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2004.99.0337.jpg
2004.99.0337.jpg
Top view of the bottom of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the rounded base and dome of the quatrefoil design.
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2004.99.0338.jpg
2004.99.0338.jpg
Top view of the top of a Corinthian ball aryballos, showing the five bands decoration around the mouth.
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Comparanda Cf. 34.8.9
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Beazley_DB
Height 8.0
Diameters Rim 4.9, body 7.3
Handle_height 2.2
Other_dims. W. handle 2.2
Location History grave
Edited_by Denise; Kinsey
Date_edited 15.07.2002; 18.01.2006
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