- Style and culture of the region of Attica. For culture particular to the capital of Attica, Athens, use "Athenian."
- A baked or semi-fired material that is usually a mixture of clay, grog, and water; it has been used for pottery, statuettes, lamps, roof tiles, and cornices since ancient times. It may be glazed prior to firing. To produce an item, terracotta is molded or shaped, dried for several days then fired to at least 600 C. It is fireproof, lighter in weight than stone, and usually brownish red in color.
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This object was included in the following exhibitions:
The Age of Homer
University Museum, University of Pennsylvania
, 12/12/1969 - 3/14/1970
The following Bibliography exist for this object:
Philip P. Betancourt,
Check-list of Objects for The Age of Homer
University of Pennsylvania.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1970
Page Number: 22,
Figure Number: 60-61
"The Age of Homer: An Exhibition of Geometric and Orientalizing Greek Art."
12, no. 1
Figure Number: 17.
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