Corinthian olpe (jug) decorated with painted animal frieze and scale pattern

Details

  • Title

    Corinthian olpe (jug) decorated with painted animal frieze and scale pattern

  • Associated place

    Camirus (find spot)
  • Date

    7th - 6th century BC (600 - 501 BC)
  • Material and technique

    ceramic

  • Object type

    jug
  • Dimensions

    27.5 cm (height)
    15.5 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Mr John Henderson, 1879.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1879.100

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Further reading

Gardner, P., Evans, A., Catalogue of the Greek Vases in the Ashmolean Museum, Museum Oxoniense, 1 (Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1893), no.177

Vickers, Michael J., Greek Vases (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1978), 7

Vickers, Michael, J., Ancient Greek Pottery (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 1999), no. 4 on p. 15, Olpe, no. 4 on p. 15

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