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: R1308/1936

: Foreign Archaeology

: vessel

: aryballos

: Corinthian round aryballos, type C flat-bottomed, with globular body, short neck, disc mouth, vertical ribbon handle and ring foot. Decoration of black tongues on rim and shoulder. The handle is decorated with a thick zigzag black lined design. The body is decorated with a large griffin and a panther covering most of the body. Details are incised on and overpainted in red, and there are rosettes motifs in field, interspersed between the creatures.

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: Greece, Southern Europe, Europe

: 590-570BC

: [Thesis] Hodge, Eleanor. 2002. The Henry Wellcome Collection: its formation, purpose and dispersal, and the Wellcome material in the City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery.