Fragment from body of a Chian pottery transport amphora; dark brown lines on a thick light slip; brush stokes visible. Hard, slightly porous, reddish/brown clay, between Munsell 2.5YR 6/4 (light reddish brown) and 7.5YR 6/3 (light brown); white and yellow inclusions.

An00937360 001 l

Thing

Made Of
pottery
Type of Thing
transport amphora
Techniques
slipped, painted

Place

Found In
Tell Dafana
Made In
Chios

Time

Acquired In
1888
Made
600BC-550BC
Period/Culture
Archaic Greek, Ionian, Hellenistic

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