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Kylix (Shape, Concept)

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


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Kylix (en), Kylix (it), Kylix (Gefäß) (de), Kylix (vase) (fr), Κύλιξ (el)Additional labels


The kylix is a large cup used for drinking wine. It has a relatively shallow bowl, two horizontal handles, and usually, but not necessarily, a high stem above the foot. There are many types of kylix cups such as Komast, Band, Lip, Siana, Type A, and Type B.
Der Kylix ist eine große Schale zum Trinken von Wein. Es besitzt eine niedrige Gefäßform, zwei horizontale Henkel und meist einen hohen Stiel mit Standfuß. Es gibt viele unterschiedliche Typen an Kylixschalen, wie z.B. Komastenschalen, Bandschalen, Randschalen, Sianaschalen, Typ A und Typ B.
Η κύλικα είναι ένα μεγάλου μεγέθους κύπελλο για την πόση οίνου. Διαθέτει ένα σχετικά αβαθές σώμα, δύο οριζόντιες λαβές και τις περισσότερες φορές ένα ψηλό πόδι (στέλεχος) πάνω από τη βάση. Υπάρχουν πολλοί τύποι κυλίκων, όπως των Κωμαστών, ταινιωτές, Σιάνων, τύπου Α και τύπου Β.

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