University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

View All (1) Object Images

Object Number: 56-12-1A
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Greece
Manufacture Location: Attica
Period: Early Archaic Greek Period
Proto-Attic Period
Date Made: 700-675 BC
Early Date: -700
Late Date: -675
Height: 19.5cm
Outside Diameter:14.3cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Monnaies et Medailles, Basle, 1956


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.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)View Objects in Exhibition


[Article] Betancourt, Philip P. 1969. "The Age of Homer: An Exhibition of Geometric and Orientalizing Greek Art". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 12 (1): 2-14. : Page/Fig./Plate: 12View Objects cited in this Publication

You may also be interested in these objects:

See a problem? Let us know

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy /