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Accession_Number REDMG:1953.25.50
adlib_title Corinthian black glaze; overpainted; added white oinochoe
Shape Oinochoe
Shape_description Deep round mouth with concave lip, slightly overhanging attached to a high swung vertical ribbed handle, which reattaches at the shoulder. Below the mouth is a short neck with a ridge, a globular body, slightly flattened, and a low, sharply angled foot, with a flat base. Corinth round-mouthed oinochoe, type A, group i: see Corinth 13, 131 fig. 14, 134.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 7/4
Decoration Black glaze, fired red in places. Red band on lower part of lip; traces of white palmette, with tendrils, on shoulder; red line between two white lines at shoulder; red band just below middle of body. Underside reserved.
Inscriptions
Condition Surface worn, chipped, and pitted (one hole penetrates the right side of the body); added white faded.
Technique/Style Black glaze; overpainted; added white
Provenance Found in Pompeii, 1870
Period Late Archaic / Early Classical
Date 500-450
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.97.0018.JPG
2002.97.0018.JPG
Right side view of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe.
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2003.93.0069.jpg
2003.93.0069.jpg
Left side view of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe.
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2004.95.0163.jpg
2004.95.0163.jpg
Oblique view of part of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe, showing traces of white palmette decoration.
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2004.95.0164.jpg
Oblique view of part of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe, showing traces of white palmette decoration.
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2004.95.0165.jpg
2004.95.0165.jpg
Oblique view of part of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe.
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2004.95.0166.jpg
2004.95.0166.jpg
Oblique view of part of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe, showing traces of white palmette decoration.
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2004.95.0167.jpg
2004.95.0167.jpg
Oblique view of part of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe, showing traces of white palmette decoration.
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2004.95.0168.jpg
Oblique view of part of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe, showing traces of white palmette decoration.
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2004.95.0169.jpg
2004.95.0169.jpg
Oblique view of part of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe, showing traces of white palmette decoration.
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2004.95.0170.jpg
2004.95.0170.jpg
Front view of part of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe, showing traces of white palmette decoration.
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2004.99.0270.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe.
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2004.99.0271.jpg
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Front view of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe, showing handle.
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2004.99.0272.jpg
2004.99.0272.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe.
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2004.99.0273.jpg
2004.99.0273.jpg
Front view of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe.
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2004.99.0274.jpg
2004.99.0274.jpg
Oblique view of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe.
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2004.99.0275.jpg
2004.99.0275.jpg
Front view of the bottom of a Corinthian round-mouthed oinochoe, showing base.
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Comparanda Cf. Reading 34.2.3 and Reading RM.25.53.48. For palmette cf. Reading RM.25.53.59 and Langlotz 1932, pl. 9.112. See also Corinth 13, 136.
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Beazley_DB
Height 14.7
Diameters Rim 6.0, neck 3.4, body 11.5, foot 8.2
Handle_height 7.0
Other_dims. H. lip 2.0; H. to rim 12.0; H. lip 2.0; W. handle 1.6
Location History grave
Edited_by Denise; Amy; Kinsey
Date_edited 12.07.2002; 18.08.2004; 18.01.2006
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