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Archaic Plate Fragment

Mid 6th century BCE - Early 5th century BCE

1/2 in. x 3 1/16 in. x 2 1/2 in. (1.3 cm x 7.8 cm x 6.4 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 2011.17.302
Geography: Europe, Greece, Corinth
Classification: Containers and Vessels; Vessels; Plates
Collection: Collection of Doreen Canaday Spitzer

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  • Archaic - Refers to the pottery style found in Persia around 6000 BCE. The style is characterized by fine, plain buff pottery tempered with straw that is sometimes decorated with simple red or orange painted designs.
  • plates - Shallow, usually circular dishes from which food is eaten.
  • sherds - Limited to fragments of pottery or glass.

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