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Pelike (Shape, Concept)

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


Preferred Label
Pelike (en), Pelike (de), Πελίκη (el), pélikè (fr), Pelike (it)Additional labels
Plural Form
Pelikai (en)


Pelike' is a conventional name for a type of amphora that has a wide mouth and the maximum width low down on the body, producing a pear-shaped outline.
Pelike ist ein allgemeiner Name für eine Amphore mit weiter Mündung und einem tiefen Schwerpunkt, da der breiteste Durchmesser in der unteren Gefäßhälfte liegt. Sie haben einen soliden Standfuß.
"Πελίκη" είναι η συμβατική ονομασία για ένα είδος αμφορέα με ευρύ στόμιο και χαμηλή μέγιστη διάμετρο.

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