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Accession_Number REDMG:1953.25.5
adlib_title Corinthian black glaze; overpainted skyphos
Shape Skyphos
Shape_description Plain rim below which are attached two horizontal round handles; concave sides tapering down to a narrow, angled ring foot with convex resting surface. Semi-glazed skyphos, type ii: see Corinth 13, 125 fig. 13
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 7/4
Decoration Interior: red. Exterior: black band on upper third, with red line superposed; red band at centre; reserved on lower third except for a narrow red band just abov ethe foot. Red on all surfaces of the foot. Underside reserved except for a red smear at centre and red line inscribing foot.
Inscriptions
Condition Glaze unevenly and thinly applied; greenish tinge on one handle and rim on one side. Decoration worn, especially at the top. Whitish-grey deposits on interior; white deposits on exterior and underside.
Technique/Style Black glaze; overpainted
Provenance
Period High Classical
Date 425-400
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.97.0078.JPG
2002.97.0078.JPG
Front view of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos.
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2003.93.0404.jpg
2003.93.0404.jpg
Back view of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos.
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2003.97.0215.jpg
2003.97.0215.jpg
Back view of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos.
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2003.97.0216.jpg
2003.97.0216.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos.
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2003.97.0217.jpg
2003.97.0217.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos, showing interior of the cup and the handles.
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2003.97.0218.jpg
2003.97.0218.jpg
Bottom view of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos, showing the base.
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2004.99.0194.jpg
2004.99.0194.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos.
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2004.99.0195.jpg
2004.99.0195.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos, showing handle.
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2004.99.0196.jpg
2004.99.0196.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos.
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2004.99.0197.jpg
2004.99.0197.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos, showing handle.
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2004.99.0198.jpg
2004.99.0198.jpg
Oblique view of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos.
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2004.99.0199.jpg
2004.99.0199.jpg
Top view of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos, showing interior.
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2004.99.0200.jpg
2004.99.0200.jpg
Top view of the bottom of a Corinthian semi-glazed skyphos, showing base.
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Beazley_DB
Height 7.0
Diameters rim 8.8; foot 4.1
Handle_height 0.7
Other_dims. W. incl. handles 13.8
Location 5.2.4
Edited_by Denise; Amy
Date_edited 22.07.2002; 18.08.2004
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