Location: On Display in the Greece Gallery
From: Italy | Etruria | Vulci
Curatorial Section: Mediterranean
|Current Location||Greece Gallery - On Display|
|Provenience||Italy | Etruria | Vulci|
|Period||Middle Corinthian Period|
|Date Made||595-570 BCE|
|Iconography||Girls | Women | Chorus | Offering Tray | Flutist | Man | Couch | Table | Food | Stool | Attendant | Seated Woman | Ceremony | Religion | Horse | Race | Spinning|
Complete, in part mended. Three main zones of decoration: Lower zone, on lower wall; Middle zone, around point of greatest circumference; Shoulder zone. Lower zone: horse race proceeding to left. Middle zone: flutist in middle of obverse followed by chorus of 8 girls holding hands; then still proceeding right to left, a short female with trays of offerings on her head; next, a chorus of 7 girls holding hands followed by 4 women wearing himations, their hands not joined: matrons or priestesses?; last a chorus of 8 more girls ending up with the flute player. Obverse, shoulder panel: to left, a bearded man seated on couch before which is a table with food and a stool; he extends hand to man with staff; behind man on couch is a child and an attendant; behind man with staff is another attendant and at extreme right a seated woman spinning. Reverse, shoulder panel: 6 draped female figures.
|Outside Diameter||32 cm|
|Credit Line||Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896|
|Other Number||6 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number|
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