University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 49-32-52
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Greece
Attica
Athens
Manufacture Location: Attica
Locus: Agora
Date Made: c. 575 Bc
Early Date: -625
Late Date: -525
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Bird
Lion?
Panther?
Outside Diameter:7cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Greek Department of Antiquities, 1949

Description

Fragment of a lid. Exterior: two bands of animal decoration. Above: lower part of a bird and an incised rosette; beneath a base line two quadrupeds; to l. a ruminant, to r. a feline. Incision freely used in the rosette and the three animals. Interior glazed. Misfired reddish.


Bibliography:

[Book] Kraiker, Wilhelm. 1951. Aigina, die Vasen des 10 bis 7 Jahrhunderts v. Chr. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 564View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Payne, Humfry. 1931. Necrocorinthia: A Study of Corinthian Art in the Archaic Period. : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. 53, no. 4View Objects cited in this Publication

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