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Accession_Number REDMG:1964.1676
adlib_title Corinthian late corinthian miniature pyxis
Shape Miniature pyxis
Shape_description Everted rim, slightly concave on the interior, concave walls broadening to a carination from which the sides taper sharply to a flat base.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Corinthian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Interior: single (red) band near top. Exterior: two bands; band of triangular elements (grape clusters?) alternately up and down; two bands. Reserved walls beneath carination and base.
Inscriptions
Condition Decoration worn; tan deposits on interior, especially in bottom of bowl.
Technique/Style Late Corinthian
Provenance
Period Archaic
Date 550-500
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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Oblique view, from slightly above, of a Corinthian pyxis, upside down.
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Back view of a Corinthian pyxis.
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Front view of a Corinthian pyxis.
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Top view of a Corinthian pyxis, showing interior.
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Bottom view of a Corinthian pyxis, showing base
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Oblique view of an upside down Corinthian pyxis, showing exterior decoration.
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Front view of an upside down Corinthian pyxis, showing exterior decoration.
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2004.99.0506.jpg
Front view of an upside down Corinthian pyxis, showing exterior decoration.
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2004.99.0507.jpg
Front view of an upside down Corinthian pyxis, showing exterior decoration.
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2004.99.0508.jpg
Front view of an upside down Corinthian pyxis, showing exterior decoration.
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Beazley_DB
Height 2.5
Diameters 3.5
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location 7.1.1
Edited_by Denise; Will; Julia
Date_edited 15.07.2002; 9.7.2007; 18.05.2016
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