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Object Number:
MS2381
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Italic
Etruscan
Provenience:
Italy
Etruria
Chiusi
Manufacture Location:
Chiusi
Date Made:
600 BCE to 500 BCE
Early Date:
-600
Late Date:
-500
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Technique:
Bucchero
Iconography:
Feline
Description:
Bucchero Pesante oinochoe; relief of feline on top of band handle. Thrown and tooled. A trefoil-mouthed jug, ovoid body and low flaring foot. Decoration: frieze of relief tongues on shoulder, releif bands on neck and body, relief croching feline on strap handle. Fabric: Dark gray core, fine grained and evenly fired. Smooth glossy black surface. Intact except for some chipping and pitting. Technique: Thrown, handle moulded, surfaces burnished.
Height:
31cm
Outside Diamater:
17cm
Credit Line:
Purchased at Coleman Estate Sale (Davis & Harvey); Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst
Other Number:
162   -   Coleman Sale Number

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] 1897. The Robert H. Coleman Collection of Archaeological Objects. Catalogue.
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