Early Archaic Greek Period
On high fenestrated foot; on lid, around the knob, are black spiral hooks, bordered toward the edge by groups of strokes between concentric lines. The bowl glazed inside with reserved bands and groups of strokes on inner side of rim. Outside groups and rows of vertical zigzags between horizontal lines. On the handles, vertical strokes. On foot, between the narrow, oblong holes, compartments with black palmettes (with 3 and 4 leaves) and black loops. Foot has slight restorations.
Purchased from Monnaies et Medailles, Basle
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)
[Article] Betancourt, Philip P. 1969. "The Age of Homer: An Exhibition of Geometric and Orientalizing Greek Art". Expedition. 12 (1): 2-14.
: Page/Fig./Plate: 12
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