Etruscan Italy Gallery
Genucilia Plate. Broad base and low, thick stem. Shallow receptacle with distinct articulation between it and the broad overhanging rim which is convex in profile above. Unglazed: underside of foot, stem, underside of dish except for a broad wheel-painted band, and top except for glaze decoration. In center of dish a star or linear cross pattern with equal arms. In each quadrant a chevron, point out. On top of rim a large wave pattern with 6 crests. Intact save for a bit of base. Glaze black to red-brown.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)
[Catalogue] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: 223
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1947. Etruscan Vase-Painting. Vol. I. 351. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 303
[Article] Del Chiaro, Mario A. 1957. The Genucilia Group: A Class of Etruscan Red-Figured Plates, in Smith, H. W. 1957. University of California Publications in Classical Archaeology. 3. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 285
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