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Epichysis (Shape, Concept)

Canonical URI: http://kerameikos.org/id/epichysis


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Epichysis (en), Epichysis (de), épichysis (fr), επίχυσις (el)Additional labels
Plural Form
Epichysides (en)


The term literally means 'a pouring on.' It is used for a one-handled jug with a long, narrow neck and a reel-shaped body. This vase type is mainly a South Italian product.
Der Begriff bedeutet übersetzt 'übergießen'. Für einen einhenkeligen Krug mit einem langen, schmalen Hals und einem spulenförmigen Körper. Hauptsächlich in Süditalien hergestellt.
Η ονομασία προέρχεται από το ρήμα ἐπιχέω, χύνω υγρό πάνω από κάτι, και χρησιμοποείται για μια μόνωτη οινοχόη με έναν επιμήκη, στενό λαιμό και ένα σώμα σε σχήμα καρουλιού. Αυτός ο τύπος αγγείου είναι προϊόν κυρίως των εργαστηρίων της Νότιας Ιταλίας

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