University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS1473
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Toscanella
Locus: Toscanella Tomb
Date Made: 250-150 BC
Early Date: -250
Late Date: -150
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 5.7cm
Depth: 16cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number1078 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Black-gloss bowl. Embelma bowl. High ring base. Reddish buff clay with black, metallic glaze. Thick walled. Rouletted pattern around a crudely formed central boss. Atop the boss is a female head with crudely formed features, heavy braids, and a "Phyrgian" cap.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 279, no. 313View Objects cited in this Publication

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