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Aryballos

Object Number:L-64-132
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Corinthian
Provenience: Greece
Manufacture Location: Corinth
Period: Middle Corinthian Period
Date Made: 595-585 BC
Early Date: -595
Late Date: -585
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Hoplites
Warfare
Warrior
Height: 7 cm
Outside Diameter:6.5 cm
Other Number:91-73 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

Round aryballos. Buff ware. Dark brown painted decoration: wide bands around top of rim, dots around side of rim, ray pattern on shoulder; three hoplites with shield and spear; painted bands around lower part of body and base. Four horizontal bars on 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: p. 52; pl. 31, 9-10View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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