University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS2837
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Italy
Locus: Fossa Tomb 3, 4, 5
Pit Grave 3, 4, 5
Date Made: 4th century BC
Early Date: -400
Late Date: -300
Technique:Superposed Color
Height: 13cm
Outside Diameter:7.1cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898


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.


[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, 31View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1947. Etruscan Vase-Painting. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 195 ff.View Objects cited in this Publication

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