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Chalice

Holkion

Object Number:MS2455
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Italic
Etruscan
Provenience: Mediterranean
Date Made: 600 BCE to 500 BCE
Early Date: -600
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Bucchero
Iconography:Ram
Harpy
Warrior
Height: 20.32 cm
Width: 16.51 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Davis & Harvey (Coleman Estate Sale); Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897

Description

Bucchero pesante chalice; Cortona (possibly); molded reliefs of harpies on body, fenestratred foot has relief panels of striding warrior with spear; same type, workshop as MS 2382; see also: footed plate MS 2390.

Bibliography:

[Thesis] Brady, Barry J. 1977. Etruscan Bucchero Chalices in the University Museum.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 128-129, no. 78View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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