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Accession_Number REDMG:1953.25.4
adlib_title Corinthian black glaze; overpainted skyphos
Shape Skyphos
Shape_description Plain rim, below which are attached two horizontal round handles; curved sides, nearly vertical at the top and tapering more sharply towards the angled ring foot. Shape corresponds to Corinth black-glazed skyphoi, group iii, although the pattern on this skyphos is quite different.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 6/4
Decoration Exterior: white zone extending down 2.0 cm, perhaps with further decoration. Black below handles, on which two red bands are painted, just below the red zone. Red band on exterior of foot; otherwise foot and underside reserved. Interior: black with red bands, one half way down the wall, the other encircling the bottom.
Inscriptions
Condition Comprised of six or more rejoined pieces. Missing one rim chip, near one handle; deposits on interior, around rim, and on handles.
Technique/Style Black glaze; overpainted
Provenance
Period Late Archaic
Date 525-500
Dating_details
Artist
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Image
2002.97.0079.JPG
2002.97.0079.JPG
Side view of a Corinthian skyphos.
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2003.93.0179.jpg
2003.93.0179.jpg
Side view of a Corinthian skyphos
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2003.93.0325.jpg
2003.93.0325.jpg
Side view of a Corinthian skyphos.
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2003.97.0227.jpg
2003.97.0227.jpg
Side view of a Corinthian skyphos.
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2003.97.0228.jpg
2003.97.0228.jpg
Side view of a Corinthian skyphos.
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2003.97.0229.jpg
2003.97.0229.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian skyphos, showing the black interior.
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2003.97.0230.jpg
2003.97.0230.jpg
Bottom view of a Corinthian skyphos, showing the reserved underside.
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2004.99.0201.jpg
2004.99.0201.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian skyphos.
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2004.99.0202.jpg
2004.99.0202.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian skyphos, showing one of the handles.
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2004.99.0203.jpg
2004.99.0203.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian skyphos.
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2004.99.0204.jpg
2004.99.0204.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian skyphos, showing one of the handles.
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2004.99.0205.jpg
2004.99.0205.jpg
Oblique view of a Corinthian skyphos.
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2004.99.0206.jpg
2004.99.0206.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian skyphos, showing the interior.
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2004.99.0207.jpg
2004.99.0207.jpg
Top view of the bottom of a Corinthian skyphos, showing the base.
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Beazley_DB
Height 6.4
Diameters Rim 8.5; foot 5.8
Handle_height 0.7
Other_dims.
Location 5.2.2
Edited_by Denise; Amy
Date_edited 22.07.2002; 11.12.2003
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