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Bowl

Object Number:
MS1465
Current Location:
Etruscan Italy Gallery
Provenience:
Italy
Etruria
Toscanella
Locus:
Toscanella Tomb
Date Made:
250-150 BC
Early Date:
-250
Late Date:
-150
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Technique:
Black Glaze
Description:
Black-glazed deep bowl. High, steep-walled bowl. Reddish-buff clay with a black, metallic glaze, rather thinly applied on the inside. The wall of the bowl is extremely thin and hard-fired. 3 shell feet from which some glaze has worn off are applied over a broad groove which surrounds two small grooves on the bottom center. The bowl was broken at some point and repaired in modern times. The whole is an imitation of metal-work.
Other Number:
1048   -   Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)
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Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 278-279, no. 212
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