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Artifact Identification Bowl   (1922.01.0226)
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Food Processing & Preparation T&E
  4. :
  5. Food Storage Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Geometric Period, 750 – 725 BCE
Culture Greek, Corinthian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 10.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 7.4 cm
Dimension 3 (Diameter) 5.9 cm
Weight 123 g
Measuring Remarks D1 is the widest body diameter. D3 is the base diameter. The rim diameter is 5.2 cm.
Materials Ceramic--Terracotta, Pigment--Glaze
Manufacturing Processes Throwing, Firing, Glazing
Munsell Color Information Moderate Yellowish Pink (5 YR 7.5/3.5 ) -ns Dark Grayish Brown ( 5 YR 2/2) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

CORINTHIAN BOWL Shape and Ornament: Round body, slightly flaring rim and base. Rim outlined in glaze, four concentric circles on underside of base. On body, two groups of concentric bands. Upper band includes zone of zigzags in groups of five, alternating with dot rosettes. About 750-725 B.C. --Wisseman, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Plate 2, 9

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Wisseman, Sarah U. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. Philipp von Zabern: Mainz, 1989. Page 5, Plate 2, 9.

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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