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    Profile view of neck fragment. (©Archaeological Exploration of Sardis/President and Fellows of Harvard College)

Late Protocorinthian Piriform Aryballos Fragment

Date
ca. 650-630 BC, Lydian
Sardis or Museum Inv. No.
P70.037B
Material
Ceramic
Object Type
Pottery
Pottery Shape
Piriform Aryballos (?)
Pottery Ware
Late Protocorinthian
Pottery Attribution
Site
Sardis
Sector
PN
Trench
PN
B-Grid Coordinates
W236.8 / S373.4 *86.1
Findspot
found on a floor with charcoal SE of Lydian Basement
Description

Fragment from the neck and mouth. Band of black glaze around the opening of the mouth. Glaze: worn, but originally black and glossy. No incision. Clay: hard and smooth.

May belong with Cor 41, found in the same location in a hearth or ash heap, and/or Cor 42, found nearby.

Dimensions
P.H. 0.022; P.W. of rim 0.021
Comments
See Also
Bibliography
Cf. CVA Great Britain 9, Oxford 2, III.C., pl. 1, no. 43.
Author
JS