Etruscan Italy Gallery
Pottery. Piece from rim, upper part of central plastic figure, small pieces from horses' heads and 4 pendant clay rings missing. Fabric of medium fine texture, almost completely reduced. Handmade. Medium polish. Decoration: rows of impressed concentric circles with central bosses connected by pairs of similar circles and twice by 3 vertical rows of rope pattern on rim. Plastic ornament; a human figure with block feet (4 toes on each) stands on a ribbed arch between 2 horses. Rope pattern indicates man's belt and horses' bridle. 2 rows of quadrilateral perforations on foot.
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Current & Past Exhibitions:
Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)
[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 36, pl. XVIII
[Catalogue] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 122-123, no. 66
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