University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5863
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Attic (uncertain)
South Italian (uncertain)
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Attica
South Italy (uncertain)
Date Made: 5th century BC
Early Date: -499
Late Date: -400
Technique:Black Glaze
Height: 6.8cm
Outside Diameter:6cm


Mug - Beazley Oinochoe Shape VIII. Intact save for chips of rim. Underside slightly concave. Lowest part of wall encircled by a wheel-run groove beneath glaze to suggest a separate foot. Vertical strap handle. Plain lip broadly overhanging. Excellent, lustrous black glaze over all including interior and the underside. Hard pinkish brown clay. Quality of glaze, character of clay and glazing of underside suggest this may not be Attic.


[Book] Richter, Gisela M. & Milne, Marjorie J. 1935. Shapes and Names of Athenian Vases. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: fig. 186View Objects related to this Type Citation

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