Drinking cup (kylix) fragment

Greek
Archaic Period
about 550–525 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

Width x length x thickness: 2 x 2.5 x 0.2 cm (13/16 x 1 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.438.7

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment from a large lip cup from the area between the tondo and the rim. Black glaze on the interior and a small area of decoration on the exterior, perhaps part of the hindquarters and tail of an animal. May be from the same cup as 2007.438.1-6.

Provenance

By date unknown in the 1930s: Martin Robertson Collection (according to his will: bought in Athens in the 30's).

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Martin Robertson