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Object Number:
MS807A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience:
Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus:
Tomb 71M
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Description:
Pottery. One handle broken off, apparently purposely and in antiquity. Rim mended. Fabric of medium fine texture, almost completely reduced. Handmade. Poor polish. Band of flutings at point of greatest diameter. Handle fluted. the urn still contains the charred bones of the dead, apparently those of a young adolescent. Mixed with them are a few animal bones too charred to be identified with certainty.
Height:
40.5cm
Outside Diamater:
28.9cm

Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 15, no. 1, pl. VI
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