Rim fragment of Attic black-figured pottery dinos. On the top, palmette and lotus frieze; added red for the cuff of the lotus, the heart, the central petal and alternate fronds of the palmette and the lines framing the ornament; also on the interior and exterior of the rim. Two repair holes, one at the left exterior edge of the rim, one at the right. The underside of the rim glazed black.
- Production date
Diameter: 30 centimetres (rim)
Height: 3.50 centimetres
Thickness: 0.90 centimetres
Width: 6.90 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Venit: 'For the unusual pointed central petal of the palmette, compare an unattributed dinos, Vatican 16594 (W. Helbig, Führer durch die öffentlichen Sammlung klassischer Altertümer in Rom [4th ed. supervised by H. Speier; Tübingen, 1963], vol. 1: 644 no. 884 [Sichtermann]; C. Albizzati, Vasi Dipinti del Vaticano [Rome, 1924] no. 306, pl. 29).'
Such palmettes are specifically Attic.
- Not on display
- Acquisition notes
- Donated by Edgar in March 1906
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 9493 (Accession Number)