Boeotian Four-handled Bowl

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Dana Murray
published on 04 October 2016
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While this class of bowl typically bears bird motifs on the outside, this example, dating to the mid-sixth century BCE, features the stylistic representation of plants and geometric motifs instead. The inside simply features simple banding.

Currently housed in the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto, Canada.

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Dana Murray
Researcher with interest in the art, architecture and religion of ancient Greece and the Near East.

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Murray, D. (2016, October 04). Boeotian Four-handled Bowl. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Murray, Dana. "Boeotian Four-handled Bowl." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 04, 2016.

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Murray, Dana. "Boeotian Four-handled Bowl." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 04 Oct 2016. Web. 02 Dec 2020.

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