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Object Number:
MS2830
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Italy
Latium
Ardea
Locus:
Fossa Tomb 3, 4, 5
Pit Grave 3, 4, 5
Date Made:
4th century BC
Early Date:
-400
Late Date:
-300
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Technique:
Superposed Color
Description:
Intact. Torus foot. Two lines, wheel-painted, encircle pot part way up lower wall. These serve as base-lines for a framed panel on each side. In the panel on each side is a horizontal spray of olive; above this on each side is a horizontal toothed design just below lip. Much of the color has disappeared from the decoration but what is preserved suggests that it was all in a dull red painted over yellow. Underside unglazed but traces of same dull red.
Height:
11.11cm
Width:
20.796cm

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Museo nazionale di Villa Giulia, et al. 1932. Mostra d'arte antica: organizzata dal Ministero dell' Educazione Nazionale e dall' Associazione Internazionale per gli Studi Mediterranei. : Page/Fig./Plate: Tav. II, 22
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