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skyphos

(ˈskaɪfɒs)
n
(Ceramics) (in ancient Greece) a large two-handled drinking cup
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A skyphos and a juglet of Proto-White Painted ware, which were deposited with the jar, suggest a dating to the beginning of the 11th c.
Skyphos drinking cups with semi-circled handles, some adorned with figures of birds, were also found.
The wine was consumed in a variety of vessels including the kylix, skyphos, kantharos and rhyton.
However, unlike the Meidias Painter's vase, the Boston skyphos portrays the queen herself with a sword.
11) Buitron-Oliver and Cohen discuss an Attic red-figure skyphos with a notable depiction of the maidservants' anxiety over the suitors' fate as Odysseus aims an arrow at them--not represented as such in the Odyssey itself (1995, 48).
Nolan) 114 16 -- Panathenaic amphora 33 1 1 Other amphoras 4 -- 1 Askos -- 1 -- Chous 2 -- 2 Cup 4 9 1 Stemless cup -- 1 -- Dinos 2 -- -- Hydria 29 11 -- Kantharos -- 1 -- Bell krater with lugs 5 3 -- Calyx krater 20 2 1 Column krater 4 29 80 Volute krater 6 -- -- Other kraters 1 1 -- Lebes gamikos -- 4 -- Lekanis 1 -- -- Lekythos 51 30 -- Loutrophoros 1 4 -- Mug -- 1 1 Oinochoe 7 3 1 Pelike 9 22 21 Phiale 2 -- -- Plate 2 1 -- Psykter -- 1 3 Skyphos 1 8 -- Stamnos 22 3 -- Other fragments 28 15 3 Total 354 170 116 * Drawn from the Beazley
as its "oldest and only sure representation in Attic art," while on a Boeotian red-figured skyphos dating from the same period Heracles is depicted as giving to a woman (Omphale?
Cadiz, Castillo de Dofia Blanca, and Huelva (where an Euboean skyphos fragment was found [p.
If so, this is highly significant, but I wonder whether a corpse-fight is not already depicted on a Middle Geometric skyphos (Eleusis 741; Ahlberg, op.
The similar pattern on the skyphos Fortetsa 516, a very different pot otherwise, also hints at LPG-PGB.
98' -- kantharos, skyphos, askos, saltcellar, cup; p.