From: Italy | Latium | Ardea

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS3006
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Italy | Latium | Ardea
Locus Tomba a camera 1 | Chamber Tomb 1
Date Made 399-300 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Superposed Color

On front (side opposite handle) is a standing, fully clothed youth (?). On either side of handle is a convilution of tendrils. Directly below the handle is a large leaf shaped like an ivy leaf on a slender stem. Tongue pattern around lower neck and shoulder. Around lower wall is a wheel-painted line serving as ground line for the decoration. Part of wall in front of figure missing. Restored from fragments. All the decoration is in light orange and is in general well preserved. Most of handle missing.

Height 11 cm
Outside Diameter 7.2 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

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