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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1977.216.331.7
Title
Rim Sherd Of Kylix With Painted Decoration
Classification
Fragments
Work Type
sherd
Places
Find Spot: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Mycenae (Argolis)
Period
Helladic period, Late Helladic IIIB
Culture
Mycenaean
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/328837
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Wheel-made
Dimensions
H. 3.4 W. 4 Th. 0.3
Provenance
Transfer from the Department of the Classics, Harvard University. Gift of Pfeiffer-Hartwell Collection. From the site of Mycenae in the Argolid.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Transfer from the Department of the Classics, Harvard University, Gift of Pfeiffer-Hartwell Collection
Accession Year
1977
Object Number
1977.216.331.7
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Kylix rim sherd. Red-orange on cream slip. Band on lip and over rim on exterior. 2 thin, //, horizontal red-orange bands around body, with a thick band below. Interior in monochrome pinkish-cream slip. Buff fabric. Exterior encrusted and large chips.

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