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    Ritual Dinner skyphos. (Courtesy of the Vedat Nedim Tör Museum, Istanbul)

Ritual Dinner Skyphos

Date
Ca. 575-525 BC, Lydian
Museum
Manisa, Archaeological and Ethnographic Museum, 2143
Inventory No.
2143
Sardis CATNUM
P61.402
Material
Ceramic
Object Type
Pottery
Pottery Shape
Skyphos
Pottery Ware
Lydian Tableware
Site
Sardis
Sector
HoB
Trench
HoB
Locus
HoB Locus cd10
Description
Intact. Clay reddish-tan, micaceous. Inside, reddish slip; outside except for reserve handle zone and underside of foot, streaky reddish-to-sepia slip. Height 0.0965 m; diameter of rim 0.096-097 m.
Comments
Discussed
Greenewalt, “Bon Appetit”; Greenewalt, “Gods of Lydia”; Cahill, “City of Sardis”; Greenewalt, “Lydian Pottery”
Bibliography
Greenewalt 1978b, 62, no. cd 10.3.
Author
CHG