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Accession_Number REDMG:1951.142.1
adlib_title Apulian red figure oinochoe
Shape Oinochoe
Shape_description Trefoil mouth attached at the back to a small strap handle that reattaches at the bottom of the shoulder; short cylindrical neck curves into a baggy, bulbous body; broad, angled ring foot, rounded at the bottom, thin resting surface, slightly convex on underside.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Apulian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 7/4
Decoration Black except for body scene (ruddled), and reserved resting surface and underside. Scene depicts a female figure, profile to left, between tendrils from which emerge flower buds; a bull’s eye in the lower left field. The woman wears a veil over her head and across her shoulders; some curly hair emerges from the edge of the veil.
Inscriptions
Condition Missing two small chips on the rim and one on the foot; surface slightly scratched and pitted, with slight grey deposits near the bottom.
Technique/Style Red figure
Provenance
Period Late Classical
Date 375-350
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution No precise comparanda have been found but the ornament on this vase relates it to the works of the minor painters and workshops associated with the Iliupersis Painter and other painters (Cambitoglou and Trendall, RVAp ch. 11). Cf. particularly Liverpool 50.60.65 (RVAp 11/116).
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Right side view of an Apulian red-figure oinochoe.
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Front view of Apulian red-figure oinochoe, showing a female head, profile to the left.
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Front view of Apulian red-figure oinochoe, showing a female head, profile to the left.
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Back view of Apulian red-figure oinochoe, showing the handle.
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Top view of an Apulian red-figure oinochoe, showing the mouth and the top of the handle.
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Bottom view of an Apulian red-figure oinochoe, showing the reserved base.
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Front view of an Apulian red-figure oinochoe, showing a female head with profile to the left.
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Front view of an Apulian red-figure oinochoe.
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Front view of an Apulian red-figure oinochoe, showing the handle.
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Front view of an Apulian red-figure oinochoe.
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Front view of Apulian red-figure oinochoe, showing a female head, profile to the left.
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Height 9.2
Diameters Neck 3.0, body 6.8, base 4.7
Handle_height 4.7
Other_dims.
Location Symposium
Edited_by Denise; Amy; Kinsey
Date_edited 29.08.2002; 18.10.2004; 10.01.2006
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