University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS2744
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 1
Date Made: 700 BCE to 600 BCE
Early Date: -700
Late Date: -600
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Impasto
Height: 7.5cm
Width: 12.7cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1898

Description

Brown impasto. Pottery; rim chipped; fabric and technique similar to MS2733; handles attached to a sharp ridge which separates long neck from lower part of vase and which is decorated with central knobs and diagonal hatchings once filled with red. On neck 6 countersunk discs cut to receive bronze studs (or other material), these countersunk area reinforced inside by daubs of clay. On outer face of one handle another countersunk area irregular in outline and apparently never filled.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Etruscan (1975 - 2000)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 56, no. 20, pl. XXXIView Objects cited in this Publication

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