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Accession_Number TEMP.2002.9.26
adlib_title Attic black figure krater
Shape Krater
Shape_description Fragment
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 5/4
Decoration Interior surface is black with a reserved band inside rim. Rim and part of body remain. Offset rim is painted black. The picture is of a bird (perhaps a swan ?) with wings outstretched and neck curved. Bird is facing left, towards a horizontal line of four black dots. Below is a black band.
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Condition Repaired. Paint has worn on the interior surface and on the lower black band. The swan remains clear.
Technique/Style Black figure
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Beazley_DB
Height 4.2
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. Length 9.8 Thickest point 0.4
Location 4
Edited_by Denise
Date_edited 4 September 2002
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