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Object Number: MS917
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 109F
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 17.7cm
Outside Diameter:21cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Giuseppe Ficola, 1896
Other Number534 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Pottery. Rim broken. Fabric like MS918 but black at core, outer surface copper red, light red beneath the rim implaying a color wash. Wheel-made. Two zones of white decoration can be traced; upper divided into metopes in each of which is a butterfly ornament; lower filled with a continuous band of lattice pattern.


Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 18, no. 3, pl. VIIIView Objects cited in this Publication

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