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Object Number: MS3193
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Maker: Genucilia Group
Date Made: 400-250 BC
Early Date: -400
Late Date: -250
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Star
Height: 5.5cm
Outside Diameter:15cm

Description

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)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Turfa, Jean M. 2013. The Etruscan World. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 960, fig. 52.16View 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: p. 223, no. 236View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1947. Etruscan Vase-Painting. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 303View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Del Chiaro, Mario A. 1957. The Genucilia Group: A Class of Etruscan Red-Figured Plates, in Smith, H. R. 1957. University of California Publications in Classical Archaeology. 3. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 285View Objects cited in this Publication

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