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Accession_Number REDMG:1964.1653.1
adlib_title lacrymaterion
Shape Lacrymaterion
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 5Y 8/2
Decoration Thin neck and wide body with thin stem and base. Traces of an uneven black colouration around shoulder. Moulded rings around base. Although broken, base seen to be wider than stem. Black, circular discolouration on base and on shoulder.
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Condition Neck and mouth missing. Base damaged. Some damage to the side of the object - appears to have been crushed on one sode.
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Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.93.0155.jpg
2003.93.0155.jpg
Lacrymaterion
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Beazley_DB
Height 10.6
Diameters Neck 1.7; body 4.6; stem 1.3; base 1.9
Handle_height
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Location 5.1.2
Edited_by Denise
Date_edited 13.08.2002
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