Black-Glaze Kylix, Cup


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Artifact Identification Black-Glaze Kylix, Cup   (1922.01.0126)
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Food Service T&E
  4. :
  5. Drinking Vessels
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Classical Period, 480–450 BCE
Culture Greek, Attic

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 26.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 18.8 cm
Dimension 3 (Height) 11.6 cm
Weight 469 g
Measuring Remarks D1 includes the handles. D2 is the body diameter without handles. The foot diameter is 8.5 cm.
Materials Ceramic, Pigment
Manufacturing Processes Beaded
Munsell Color Information Dark Gray (N3) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

Black glazed kylix - an ancient drinking cup. ATTIC BLACK-GLAZE CUP Shape and Ornament: Concave lip, high foot. Fully glazed except for upper foot, which is reserved and grooved. Interior of hollow foot glazed. Dimensions: Depth body: 18.8 cm. Depth foot: 8.5 cm. Material: Fine red clay, glossy black glaze. About 480-450 B.C. --Wisseman, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Plate 34, 2

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Comparanda N/A

Wisseman, Sarah U. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. Philipp von Zabern: Mainz, 1989. Page 31, Plate 34, 2.

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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