Location: On Display in the Greece Gallery

From: Mediterranean

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 44-12-10
Current Location Greece Gallery - On Display
Culture Corinthian
Provenience Mediterranean
Manufacture Location Corinth
Period Early Corinthian
Date Made 620-590 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Polychrome | Incised

Round aryballos. Black polychrome "football Aryballos." Body was incised with fine lines into eleven segments on top of disk and fourteen on body, then completely covered with dark brown to black glaze, which was then enhanced with white on alternate disk segments and on every second or third segment on body. Intact save for chips on rim of disk.

Height 5.8 cm
Outside Diameter 6 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Mrs. John Markoe, 1944

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