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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Fabric Category Black Gloss or Slip
Object Type Vessel
Motif
Decorative Technique Incised
Vessel Form Form unspecified
Object Type (notes) Black Slip with Decoration
Size Max. pres. diameter: 0.062 m, max. pres thickness: 0.009 m
Condition Surfaces are worn, scratched, and lightly encrusted. All edges are ancient breaks with a couple chips on the decorated side.
Fabric Description Black Gloss
Munsell Color 5Y 2.5/1 black
Description Black slip fragment preserves one side decorated with an animal and one side decorated with a circular design. The concave side is decorated with an incised decoration of some sort of animal, possibly a griffin. The body, hind leg, some sort of tail, and part of the neck is preserved. The body is covered in circular incisions to look like spots. The background of the design is black slip. The convex side preserves a small strip of black slip and a black circle in the center with a black dot in the center of the circle. The band of the circle has a width of 0.002 m and the circle has a diameter of 0.017 m. The interior dot has a diameter of 0.004 m. The fragment is most likely the center of a plate or cup.
Legacy Database Artifact ID 20165016
Year Excavated 2016
Year Cataloged 2016
Page 103
Depth Notes aSL
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Object Coordinate Notes aSL
Local Grid (X) (Note)
  • 20.70W
  • 1.6S
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
Black Gloss or Slip
[Standard: Open Context :: Murlo]
Has type
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
vessel
[Standard: British Museum Thesaurus]
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Temporal Coverage
[Standard: Dublin Core Terms]
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Suggested Citation

Cara L. Polsini. "VdM 20165016 from Italy/Vescovado di Murlo/Upper Vescovado/Vescovado 13/2016, ID:723/Locus 8". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/dd412170-56da-489b-a86d-4373a27bd4af>

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