University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS1085
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 24M
Date Made: 700 BCE to 600 BCE
Early Date: -700
Late Date: -600
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Impasto
Height: 14.5cm
Outside Diameter:16.2cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number653 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Impasto ribbed Italic amphora. Pottery. Intact. Fabric of medium fine texture, reddish buff at core, outer surface chestnut to dark brown. Handmade. Handles shaped like inverted Y and surmounted by small cups. Body irregularly fluted by hand. Faint traces of white pattern on rim; fainter traces on handle.


Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 32, no. 2, pl. XVIIView Objects cited in this Publication

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