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Aryballos

Object Number:L-64-136
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Corinthian
Provenience: Greece
Manufacture Location: Corinth
Period: Late Corinthian I
Date Made: 570-550 BC
Early Date: -570
Late Date: -550
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Cinquefoil
Height: 6.7 cm
Outside Diameter:6.5 cm
Other Number:91-71 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

Round aryballos. Buff ware. Very dark brown painted decoration. Narrow ring around aperture enclosed by wide band and narrow line at edge of disk. Wide stripe at lower edge of side of rim. Dots (in place of tongue) on shoulder. Large cinquefoil leaf pattern on body. Large X under handle.

Bibliography:

[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: pp. 54-55; pl. 33, 6-7View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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