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Kylix

Sherd

Object Number:73-25-53
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Greece
Argolid
Argive Heraeum (uncertain)
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 5th century BC
Early Date: -499
Late Date: -400
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Outside Diameter:5.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Robert H. Bates, 1973
Other Number:L-224-64 - Old Loan Number

Description

Fragment of kylix. Section of wall including very edge of stem. Interior fully glazed with two bands of (once) red, wheel-painted over glaze. Exterior: designs painted on reserved ground. Inner to outer: zone of alternate black & purple tongue pattern; zone of 2 lines of tiny dicing between groups of 3 wheel-painted lines; zone of diagonal, outline maeander pattern.

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