Fragment of Dish

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Fragment of Dish
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Overall H: 3 cm; Estimate Base Diam: about 15 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Fragment of Dish. Almost colorless, with bluish green tinge; decorated in yellowish brown and reddish brown. Blown; stained. Fragment of dish. Rim in form of flange inclined upward toward lip; wall (Th. 0.1 cm) vertical, then curves down and in at bottom; edge of base flat. Decorated on both sides. On inside: wall has yellowish brown horizontal zigzag, apparently smudged; floor has, at edge, yellowish brown border containing outlines of indeterminate small motifs, also in yellowish brown. On outside: wall has one reddish brown patch at upper angle of zigzag, while base has reddish brown patch behind each small motif.
Tano, Phocion J. (Greek), Source