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Fish Plate

Object Number:
MS5696
Current Location:
Culture:
South Italian
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Manufacture Location:
South Italy
Period:
Hellenistic Period
Late Classical Greek Period
Date Made:
399-300 BC
Early Date:
-399
Late Date:
-300
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Technique:
Red Figure
Iconography:
Fish
Bream
Perch
Torpedo fish
Description:
Campanian red-figure fish plate. On floor of plate: two large fish (bream or perch) and a torpedo fish. Around edge of overhanging rim is a laurel wreath. Low foot with short broad stem. Overhanging rim is nearly vertical in profile. Foot mended. Underside, foot, stem and central depression unglazed.
Height:
0.06cm
Outside Diamater:
0.23cm

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Trendall, A. D. & McPhee, Ian. 1987. Greek Red-figured Fish-plates. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 91, IIC 156
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