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Object Number:
MS1399A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Etruscan
Provenience:
Italy
Etruria
Chiusi
Date Made:
600 BC
Early Date:
-600
Late Date:
-600
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Description:
Urn missing four figurines from shoulder and three griffins. Base flat, walls flare in almost straight line to narrow flattened shoulder. Neck wide and rim turns out and roundly down. Four wide flattened double-ridged handles rise from outer shoulder to outer rim. Between handles and on shoulder stand four groups of three figures.
Other Number:
798   -   Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Bibliography:

[Book] Richardson, Emeline H. 1964. The Etruscans: Their Art and Civilization. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 59, pl. XIII
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[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1935. "A Ziro Burial from Chiusi". AJA. 39 (2): 198-209. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 207, pl. 26B
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