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olpai

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Oinochoai with a continuous S-curved slender body and a high handle which extends above the round mouth. They were used for pouring wine or water. Olpai were popular at Corinth and also in Athens.

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olpe

oinochoai shape 5

oinochoe shape 5

olpes

Broader Term

oinochoai

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