From: Italy | Etruria | Vulci

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS709
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Etruscan
Provenience Italy | Etruria | Vulci
Locus Tomb B
Date Made 799-600 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Etrusco-Corinthian
Iconography Panther | Bird

Intact. Round aryballos with rounded bottom. Frieze around middle of body, bordered abaove and below by multiple fine lines between wider glaze bands. In the frieze, two panthers facing each other at the front. Behind, a bird under the handle. On shoulder tongue pattern. The handle is banded. On the upper face of the rim fine concentric glaze lines. Buff clay. Careless painting in dull black glaeze. Peeled. Traces of incision and added purple.

Height 13.9 cm
Outside Diameter 12.8 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number 118 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

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