Oinochoe, Pitcher


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Artifact Identification Oinochoe, Pitcher   (1922.01.0109)
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Food Service T&E
  4. :
  5. Serving Vessels
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Geometric, 900 – 700 BCE
Culture Greek

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 31.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 21.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.5 cm
Weight 1318 g
Measuring Remarks D3 is the wall thickness.
Materials Ceramic
Manufacturing Processes Throwing, Firing, Handbuilding, Painting ?
Munsell Color Information Dark Orange Yellow (7.5 Y R 6/6) -ns Moderate Brown ( 5 Y R 3/4) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

Apulian Pitcher: Decorated in the Geometric style, this vase dates to the earliest years of Greek occupation in Southern Italy.

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication University of Marburg Archaeological Seminar Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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