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Neck Amphora

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Object Number:
MS2491
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Etruscan
Provenience:
Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Date Made:
399-200BC
Early Date:
-399
Late Date:
-200
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Technique:
Black Figure
Iconography:
Goat?
Deer?
Rider
Horse
Description:
Ovoid Neck Amphora. A and B, Naked male rider on horseback racing toward rampant goat (deer?) at left. Below scenes, continuous around body, is a zone of lotus and palmette chain. Ray pattern around lower wall. A and B, in panel on neck, lotus, and palmette chain. Recomposed from fragments in plaster.
Height:
34.5cm
Outside Diamater:
19cm
Other Number:
952   -   Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Archives and Archaeology: The Museum's Orvieto Collection (22 Dec 2008 - 23 Feb 2009)
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Classical Gallery: Etruscan (1975 - 2000)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Turfa, Jean M. 2013. The Etruscan World. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 955, fig. 52.11
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[Catalogue] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 180-182, no. 176
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[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York. : Page/Fig./Plate: 426
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[Book] Beazley, John D. 1976. Etruscan Vase Painting. 351. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 11
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[Catalogue] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 84, No. 44
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[Book] 1914. V.
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