University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS2753
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: 5.08cm
Width: 8.89cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1898

Description

Brown impasto two-handled cup/Amphora; pottery; intact; fabric similar to MS2751 brown at core, outer surface black. Handmade; good polish. Shape not unlike those called amphorae, but neck is deeper and ridge to which handles are joined in sharper. On this ridge are two incipient knobs.


Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 56, no. 18, pl. XXXIView Objects cited in this Publication

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