University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5669
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 550-500 BC
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Cock
Height: 9.8cm
Outside Diameter:20.2cm

Description

Stemmed dish. Rather heavy foot rises to substantial stem. Moulding painted purple at top of stem. Shallow bowl. Thickened and rounded rim. In center of floor of bowl a small medallion: cock facing right, encircled by two wheel-painted glazed lines. No incision used in cock. Restored from many fragments. Some pieces missing and restored in plaster. Excellant black glaze. Unglazed: profile of foot and all of underside. Stem hollow.


Bibliography:

[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1920. Attic Vases from Orvieto. The Museum Journal. 11 (1): 56-67. : Page/Fig./Plate: 63View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.101, no.142View Objects cited in this Publication

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