noun, plural stam·noi [stam-noi] /ˈstæm nɔɪ/. Greek and Roman Antiquity.
Origin of stamnos
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Stamnos, stam′nos, n. an ancient Greek short-necked, two-handled wine-vase.
The cheroulia and bikoi were modifications of the stamnos, the latter being used for holding wine and solids.
Both the askos and stamnos are frequently painted with red figures.