From: Italy | Etruria | Vulci

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS710
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 | Swan | Cock

Intact. Tall alabastron with rounded bottom. Two friezes, bordered by tripleglaze bands. In lower frieze, panther, bird and swans. In upper, two birds. Filling ornament of incised rosettes. Below neck, tongue pattern. On upper face of rim, bands. Careless drawing. Traces of incision and of added purple. Buff clay, brownish black glaze, much peeled.

Height 24.4 cm
Outside Diameter 10.6 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number 119 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

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