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Object Number: 58-20-3
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Corinthian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Corinth
Maker: Boread Painter
Period: Late Corinthian Period
Date Made: 570-565 BC
Early Date: -570
Late Date: -565
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Boread
Height: 22.8cm
Outside Diameter:10.9cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Volunteers of America, 1958

Description

The bottom is flat enough to serve as a secure stand-surface. Small omphalos in a depression at center. Small close-set tongues based on narrow line encircling broad band at aperture on disk. Handle glazed. Tongues on neck. Decoration on front of body: Boread, bearded with forelocks, careful incision, plentiful added purple on face, garments, feathers of wings. At back under handle a large standing bird right, head turned back. Thick filling ornament in field, incised rosettes.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Etruscan (1975 - 2000)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.View 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: p. 46; pl. 23, 5-8View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Amyx, D. A. 1988. Corinthian Vase-Painting of the Archaic Period. 1-3. : Page/Fig./Plate: 183View Objects cited in this Publication

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