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Attic Black-Gloss Kylix (Drinking Cup)

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Attic Black-Gloss Kylix (Drinking Cup)

Late Archaic
500 BCE - 480 BCE

2 3/4 x 5 15/16 x 7 3/4 in. (7 x 15.1 x 19.7 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 2011.17.16
Geography: Europe, Greece, Attica
Classification: Containers and Vessels; Vessels; Kylikes
Collection: Collection of Doreen Canaday Spitzer

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  • kylikes - Ancient Greek drinking vessels in the form of a broad, shallow bowl set on a high foot or pedestal with two upcurving handles.
  • kylikes type C - A type of kylix resembling type B in its general proportions but with a discontinuous contour. The lip is often offset from the bowl and there is a fillet (raised ring of clay) between the stem and foot.

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  • Brian A Sparkes and Lucy Talcott. Black and Plain Pottery of the 6th, 5th, and 4th centuries B.C. (Princeton, NJ: American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1970), p.91. Figure Number: plate 19, nos. 398-412

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