Tomba a camera 1
Chamber Tomb 1
On front (side opposite handle) is a standing, fully clothed youth (?). On either side of handle is a convilution of tendrils. Directly below the handle is a large leaf shaped like an ivy leaf on a slender stem. Tongue pattern around lower neck and shoulder. Around lower wall is a wheel-painted line serving as ground line for the decoration. Part of wall in front of figure missing. Restored from fragments. All the decoration is in light orange and is in general well preserved. Most of handle missing.
Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; subscription of John Wanamaker
[Catalogue] Museo nazionale di Villa Giulia, et al. 1932. Mostra d'arte antica: organizzata dal Ministero dell' Educazione Nazionale e dall' Associazione Internazionale per gli Studi Mediterranei. : Page/Fig./Plate: Tav. I, 16
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1947. Etruscan Vase-Painting. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 195 ff. (Chapter XII)
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