Fossa Tomb 3, 4, 5
Pit Grave 3, 4, 5
4th century BC
On front (side opposite handle) is a female head facing left. On either side of handle are convolutions of tendrils Ray pattern from base of lip to shoulder. Two well separated wheel-painted lines around lower wall, one serving as base-line for head. Decoration entirely in yellow. Where it has peeled away the surface underneath is grey though on front parts of head it is russet. Intact.
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. II, 31
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1947. Etruscan Vase-Painting. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 195 ff.
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