- Museum number
Rim sherd of Attic black-figured pottery dinos; inner and outer edges glazed streaky black, the former with remains of added red band; underside reserved with start of streaky black area; on top of rim, four incised spoked rosettes.
- Production date
- 590BC-560BC (circa)
Diameter: 19 centimetres (about)
Height: 3.90 centimetres
Thickness: 1.10 centimetres (rim)
Width: 7.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- The clay was analysed by M. Hughes and found to be Attic. Harbottle, G., Hughes, M. J. and Seleem, S. 'The origin of black-figure Greek ceramics found in Naucratis' (Nile Delta), Archaeometry 47, 2005, 511-8; p.513, table 1, no.17
The sherd may belong to the same vase as British Museum 1888,0601.588.k, 1888,0601.565 and Reading 26.2.1.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Greek and Roman
- Registration number