184958
 

Lekythos

New Search
Object Number:
MS3006
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Italy
Latium
Ardea
Locus:
Tomba a camera 1
Chamber Tomb 1
Date Made:
399-300 BC
Early Date:
-399
Late Date:
-300
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Technique:
Superposed Color
Description:
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.
Height:
11cm
Outside Diamater:
7.2cm

Bibliography:

[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
View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1947. Etruscan Vase-Painting. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 195 ff. (Chapter XII)
View Objects cited in this Publication

You may also be interested in these objects:



See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

Select objects to add to My Finds list using



Clear List Next - View List
My Finds