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Aryballos

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Object Number:L-64-489
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Corinthian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Corinth
Period: Middle Corinthian Period
Date Made: 595-570 BCE
Early Date: -595
Late Date: -570
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Hoplites
Warfare
Warrior
Height: 6.2 cm
Outside Diameter:5.9 cm
Other Number:04-400 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

Round aryballos. Buff ware decorated in black: bands around top of rim, dots around edge of rim, tongue pattern on shoulder. Frieze: three hoplites with spear; helmeted heads overlap frieze border lines. Frieze demarcated by two bands above and below. Double encircled dot on bottom. Handle has three horizontal bars and traces of a fourth; line on sides of handle.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition
Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

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, 11-12View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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