Corinth Object: CP 865
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Object
Name:   CP 865
Title:   EARLY GEOMETRIC SKYPHOS
Category:   Pottery
Category Code:   CP
Object Number:   865
Description:   Skyphos with low ring foot, wide flaring body with convex upper profile, low flaring offset rim. Two horizontal handles, round in section, set at maximum diam, tilted. De Vries: Middle Geometric I.
Decoration:   Foot and lower half body glazed, upper half reserved. Two horizontal reserved lines setting off handle panel. Panel bordered either side by groups of 5 vertical lines, 2 oblique; panel, 3 zigzag lines, short vertical bars from apices of outer zigzags to top and bottom of panel. Two reserved lines on rim, 1 inside rim. Handles: 2 horizontal lines with short bars between.
Material:   Reddish buff clay with slight impurities, light to dark reddish brown glaze.
Condition:   Complete profile. Mended from many fragments, missing part of body, l. handle. RIP.
Dimensions Actual:   H. 0.067, Diam. max. 0.131
Period:   Middle Geometric (825-750)
Chronology:   Geometric Deposit 14
Bibliography:   Coldstream, GGP, pl. 17d; AJA 1905, pl. XII, A-4; Corinth VII.i, p. 17, n. 61. pl. 10
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Publication: Weinberg, Corinth 7.1, 1943
Notebook Page: NB 6, spread 15 (pp. 22 - 23)
Notebook Page: NB 7, spread 14 (p. 21)
Notebook Page: NB 8, spread 18 (p. 29)