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The Lydian Treasure



Height 4.2 cm.
Diameter at rim 15.6 cm.
Diameter of body 12.9 cm.
Weight 205.2 gr.

Usak Museum

The shallow bowl has an offset lip, and a small omphalos with a centring mark on both sides. The decoration of the body consists of thirty-two broad tongues, convex on the outside of the bowl and hollow on the inside, worked by repoussť. Just beneath the flaring of the lip is a narrow band of short tongues.


This site prepared by Tayfun Kalyoncu on 28.02.1997 and last updated on 01.05.1999.
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