Kotyle — measures vessel capacity

Kotyle (from the ancient greek κοτύλη, “measure of capacity”, “drinking cup”) is a software program for calculating the capacity of a ceramic vessel. The main use of Kotyle is for artifacts studied by archaeologists.

Kotyle is written in the Python programming language and is available under the Apache Software License 2.0.

Kotyle can be downloaded from the Mercurial repository.

For a quick start, look at the GIMP plugins and Μετρω, the Kotyle measurement tool pages.

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Logo: Kotyle with satyr, from W. Lamb, Seven vases from the Hope collection, in Journal of Hellenic Studies 38, 1918.