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ID number:  BIRRC-X0678
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Archaeology Collection
Title / Object name:  Oinochoe
Object type:  Ceramic
Date made:  c. 700 BC
Materials:  Clay
Measurements:  33.3 x 21.4 x 7 cm. H of neck: 9.4 cm

Large Proto-Corinthian oinochoe of pale buff clay, with a trefoil mouth, high handle and flat base. Thin black-brown paint in linear bands, horizontal on the belly and top and bottom of the neck. Vertical lines on the handle stopped by a series of horizontals. Breaking up the sequence on the central part of the neck is a series of verticals interspersed with ‘wigglies’, six in each set. On the shoulder, broad vertical rays. At the base, a solid dark line cut once by a thin pale line. Reconstructed as whole from fragments and plaster, fine ware

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