Oinochoe, Black Glaze


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Artifact Identification Oinochoe, Black Glaze   (1922.01.0129)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Toilet Articles
  4. :
  5. Hygiene Artifacts
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Classical, 400 – 300 BCE, 350 - 225 BCE
Culture South Italian Greek, Faliscan

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 20.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 12.4 cm
Dimension 3 (Diameter) 6.2 cm
Weight 337 g
Measuring Remarks D3 is the base diameter.
Materials Ceramic--Terracotta, Pigment--Glaze
Manufacturing Processes Throwing, Firing, Glazing, Handbuilding
Munsell Color Information Black (N 2.5) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

Lekythos used for oil or perfume.

Description N/A

Met. Museum of Art 91.1.450, a terracotta oinochoe.

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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