University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS2281
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Campanian (uncertain)
South Italian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Campania (uncertain)
Date Made: 399-300BC
Early Date: -399
Late Date: -300
Technique:Black Glaze
Height: 6.5cm
Outside Diameter:14.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Davis & Harvey (Coleman Estate Sale); Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number192 - Coleman Sale Number


Base and stem a series of stepped mouldings. Shallow bowl. Lip only slightly articulated, concave in profile. Handles approach horse-shoe shaped in plan, attached nearly horizontally to lip. Impressed beneath glaze on center of floor, from center out: a pair of wheel-run lines; a circle of 8 outline palmettes; a broad band of rouletting. Restored from fragments; complete save for a small piece of bowl. Unglazed: resting surface, a narrow band at bottom of stem inside; top of stem inside except for a glazed circle. Otherwise covered with good quality blue-black glaze.


[Catalogue, Auction] 1897. The Robert H. Coleman Collection of Archaeological Objects. Catalogue.View Objects cited in this Publication

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