University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS862
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Locus: Tomb 43
Height: 6.5cm
Outside Diameter:12.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number832 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number


Pottery. Intact except that some bronze studs are missing. Medium fine fabric, grey at core, red to brown surface. Handmade. Good polish. High handle with strut, transverse grooves on inner face and horns. Offset rim. Four vertical ridges on the outside of the cup extending from handle and from three knobs on the shoulder to foot. Chief ornament of the cup is achieved by round bronze studs: 5 on floor of cup above foot; row on the shoulder; 16 arranged on the handle - all in imitation of rivets of bronze vases.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Moser, Mary E. 1984. Etruscan Pottery:The Meeting of Greece and Etruria. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 18-19, fig. 5View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 7, no. 3, pl. IView Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 118-119, no. 58View Objects cited in this Publication

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