Fragment of a Chian (East Greek) chalice - ROM2018_16846_29

ROM2018_16846_29

Fragment of a Chian (East Greek) chalice

Medium:Wheel-thrown earthenware, slip-painted
Geography: Made on Chios, Greece; excavated at Naukratis, Egypt
Date: about 610 BCE
Period: Greek Archaic
Dimensions:
3.1 x 3.7 cm
Object number: 910X234.6
On view
Gallery Location:Gallery of Greece
DescriptionFragment of a Chian (East Greek) chalice decorated on the outside with various ornaments typical of late Wild Goat Style.  The inside was once patterned in white, but now the paint is badly flaking.
Collection:
Greek WorldEgypt
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