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Kotyle

Skyphos

Object Number:68-36-18
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Corinthian
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Vulci
Manufacture Location: Corinth
Maker: Painter of Streaming Palmettes
Locus: Osteria
Period: Middle Corinthian Period
Date Made: 595-570 BCE
Early Date: -595
Late Date: -570
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Double Palmette
Panther
Duck
Height: 11.9 cm
Outside Diameter:17.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Hercle Excavation Company; funded in Memory of Hugh Kirkwood Duffield, 1968

Description

Kotyle. Mended, plastered, pieces missing. Most of the glaze disappeared. Low ring base, oblique on interior. Steep walls, slightly flaring, curved in slightly near plain sharpened lip. Horizontal rolled loop handles just under rim. Black and red painted dec. On underfloor, 2 small black concentric circles. On body, short black rays, thin band of checkerboard pattern. Then, frieze of figure dec. to just below handle, topped by another thin band of checkerboard pattern, Frieze: very large red and black palmette, extends into border above. To L, large panther, To R, duck with raised wing. Above upper checkerboard, in handle zone, vertical wavy lines. Narrow band at lip. Interior entirely brown. Fine fabric, fine clay. Fired creamy buff throughout.

Bibliography:

[Chapter] Bookidis, Nancy, and Williams, Charles K., and Brownlee, Ann B. 2003. "Workshops in the Potters' Quarter". Corinth XX: Corinth, The Centenary. 1896-1996. Princeton. The American School of Classical Studies at Athens. pg. 181-194 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 189View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Benson, Jack L., and Schaus, Gerald P. 1995. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: The University Museum.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. University Museum 2; USA 29. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 57; pl. 35, 5-8View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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