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Accession_Number REDMG:1964.1632.1
adlib_title Perhaps Corinthian black glaze; dipped skyphos
Shape Skyphos
Shape_description Deep skyphos. Thin rim, slightly averted, below which u-shaped round horizontal handles are attached, and rise slightly to just above the height of the walls. The sides, tapering down, are slightly convex at the top and concave below, terminating in a groove, just above the short raised base with a flat underside, grooved on the outside.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Perhaps Corinthian
Fabric_description Red, fine-grained and smooth
Munsell_color 2.5YR 4/6
Decoration Black glaze except reserved on lowest part of body and underside.
Inscriptions
Condition Comprised of three fragments, rejoined, but missing a large rim fragment to the right of one handle, and much of the opposite side, including handle. Area of dusty light grey deposit on the interior wall; slightly chipped on the base. Reserved areas now coloured grey as a result of secondary burning.
Technique/Style Black glaze; dipped
Provenance
Period Early Classical
Date 5 c.
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.93.0145.jpg
2003.93.0145.jpg

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2003.93.0319.jpg
2003.93.0319.jpg
Oblique view of a fragmentary Corinthian skyphos.
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2004.99.0208.jpg
2004.99.0208.jpg
Back view of a fragmentary Corinthian skyphos.
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2004.99.0209.jpg
2004.99.0209.jpg
Side view of a fragmentary Corinthian skyphos.
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2004.99.0210.jpg
2004.99.0210.jpg
Front view of a fragmentary Corinthian skyphos.
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2004.99.0211.jpg
2004.99.0211.jpg
Side view of a fragmentary Corinthian skyphos.
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2004.99.0212.jpg
2004.99.0212.jpg
Bottom view of a fragmentary Corinthian skyphos.
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2006.20.0243.jpg
2006.20.0243.jpg
Top view of a fragmentary Corinthian skyphos, showing interior.
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2006.20.0244.jpg
2006.20.0244.jpg
Oblique view of a fragmentary Corinthian skyphos.
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2006.20.0245.jpg
2006.20.0245.jpg
Oblique view of a fragmentary Corinthian skyphos.
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2006.20.0246.jpg
2006.20.0246.jpg
Top view of the bottom of a fragmentary Corinthian skyphos, showing base.
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2006.20.0247.jpg
2006.20.0247.jpg
Oblique view of an upturned fragmentary Corinthian skyphos, showing base.
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Beazley_DB
Height 7.3
Diameters Rim 8.5, base 5.4
Handle_height 0.7
Other_dims.
Location 8.2.2
Edited_by Denise; Amy; Joana Varela
Date_edited 21.08.2002; 08.07.2004; 05.04.2017
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