University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 33-12-3A
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Corinth
Period: Late Corinthian Period
Date Made: 575-550 BC
Early Date: -575
Late Date: -550
Height: 12.5cm
Outside Diameter:11cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Richard Waln Meirs, 1933


Broad-bottomed Oinochoe. a) The oinochoe; b) tricorn lid. The bottom of a) is unglazed. The body is covered with red glaze, a very large part of which has peeled away, so that the only decoration visible is the incised tongue pattern radiating from the base of the neck. Possibly the body was without figured decoration, all solid glaze. Broad strap handle, shoulder to lip. Trefoil lip which lid fits exactly. Lid has central knob.


[Book] Schaus, Gerald P. & Benson, Jack L. 1995. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: The University Museum. University Museum 2; USA 29. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 60; pl. 37, 10View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Payne, Humfry. 1931. Necrocorinthia: A Study of Corinthian Art in the Archaic Period. : Page/Fig./Plate: 267View Objects cited in this Publication

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