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Maker(s) &
Production:

, Attica, Athens

Production
Note:

black-glazed

Category:

vessel

Name:

saltcellar

Date:

about 400 B.C. about 350 B.C.
CF Agora XII, no.887 for shape, especially in terms of shallowness and incurved rim

Description:

black-slipped 'salt cellar' (small bowl), decorated inside with four carelessly placed, stamped palmettes; the resting surface of the foot is unslipped but the central, convex area of the foot is black. A scraped groove marks the junction of foot and bowl.

Find Spot:

Algeria

Material:

fired clay

Dimension(s):

height, 1.1, cm
diameter, 5.9, cm

Acquisition:

given; 2010; Zangwill, Shirley

Accession:

Object Number: GR.5.2010
(Antiquities)
(record id: 176655; input: 2010-05-20; modified: 2012-05-11)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/176655