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Object Number: L-64-165
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Manufacture Location: Corinth
Maker: La Trobe Painter
Period: Early Corinthian
Date Made: 620-590 BC
Early Date: -620
Late Date: -590
Height: 8.9cm
Outside Diameter:8.6cm
Credit Line:Loaned by the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Other Number99-130 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number


Round aryballos. Buff ware, buff slip. Dark brown, red and white painted decoration. Around aperture, tongues enclosed at edge by band. Line of dots on side of rim. Tongue pattern around shoulder. Frieze: three facing pairs of padded dancers wearing wreaths or fillets. Frieze bordered above by two bands, below by one. Around base, tongues radiate from small glazed circular depression and are enclosed by two fine concentric circles. Vertical zig-zag on back of handle, line on sides of handle.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition


[Article] Hall, Edith H. 1906. "Greek and Italian Pottery". Bulletin of the Pennsylvania Museum. 4 (16/October): 53-57. : Page/Fig./Plate: 54View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Seeberg, Axel. 1971. Corinthian Komos Vases. BICS Supplement 27. : Page/Fig./Plate: 34, no.181View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Schaus, Gerald P. & Benson, Jack L. 1995. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: The University Museum. University Museum 2; USA 29. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 51; pl. 31, 1-4View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Amyx, D. A. 1988. Corinthian Vase-Painting of the Archaic Period. 1-3. : Page/Fig./Plate: 110View Objects cited in this Publication

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