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    Lydion. (Photograph by Crawford H. Greenewalt, jr.)
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    Lydion. (Photograph by Crawford H. Greenewalt, jr.)
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    Lydion. (Photograph by Crawford H. Greenewalt, jr.)

Lydion

Date
540-510 BC, Late Lydian (Persian)
Museum
Manisa, Archaeological and Ethnographic Museum, 5355
Inventory No.
5355
Material
Ceramic
Object Type
Pottery
Pottery Shape
Lydion
Pottery Ware
Lydian Tableware
Description

Lydion, with small foot, ovoid body, flaring neck with out-turned rim. On shoulder, marbling.

Comments
Purchased by G. M. A. and I. B. Hanfmann, with M. Baran, in Kuşadası in 1964, for the Archaeological and Ethnographic Museum in Manisa.
Discussed
Greenewalt, “Lydian Pottery”; Greenewalt, “Cosmetics”
Bibliography
Author
NDC