University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: L-29-56
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Mediterranean
Date Made: 5th century BC
Early Date: -499
Late Date: -400
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Satyr
Maenad
Horseman
Height: 31.9cm
Width: 29.5cm
Credit Line:Loaned by the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Other Number29-6-10 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

A : L to R, satyr and maenad. B: horseman riding to left. No incision, no colors. 5 large palmettes and a double spiral grouped around handles. In field on B three rectangular "boxes" in outline, formed by thick glaze lines; a row of dots down each center and another line of dots around the box. Exterior of foot black. Ray pattern around lower wall. Broad pattern radiating from base of neck. Exterior and part of interior of neck black glazed; a rown of dots around outer edge of lip. Complete except for small pieces restored in plaster.


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