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Kylix (Lip Cup) with Panther and Inscription
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Kylix (Lip Cup) with Panther and Inscription


Description Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The tondo on the interior of this small kylix bears a panther crouched in profile, head turned to the back and tail twisting above its hindquarters. On the exterior are the remains of a palmette and the repeated inscription naming Xenokles as potter. One handle is missing.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
5/08/1958Treatmentrepaired; loss compensation; coated
Provenance Walters Art Museum, 1957, by purchase.
Inscriptions [Inscription, Greek] XΣΕΝΟΚΛΕΣ [ΕΠΟΙΕ]ΣΕΝ and [XΣΕ]ΝΟΚΛΕΣ ΕΠΟΙΕ[ΣΕΝ]; [Translation] Xenokles made (this).
Credit Museum purchase, 1957

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Period
mid 6th century BCE (Archaic)
Medium
terracotta; black figure
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
48.2097
Measurements
Overall: 3 11/16 x 4 13/16 in. (9.4 x 12.2 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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