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Object Number:32-36-23
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Campanian
South Italian
Provenience: Italy
Mediterranean
Minturnae
Manufacture Location: Campania
Locus: Refuse Heap of Potter's Shop
Date Made: 299-200 BC
Early Date: -299
Late Date: -200
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Glaze
Height: 12.2 cm
Outside Diameter:9.5 cm
Credit Line:Minturnae (Italy) Expedition, 1932
Other Number:1350 - Field No SF

Description

Ring foot. Plump ovoid body. neck and rima re merely the outturning of the wall above. Slight flanging within mouth suggests that there would have been a cover. Thickened strap handle attached on upper body and on mid-neck. Buff clay, fine grain. Unglazed: resting surfaceand underside of foot. Otherwise covered with black glaze with large mottled areas. One handle and about two-thirds of rim and neck are missing. Glaze dipped.


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