From: Italy | Latium | Ardea

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS2837
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Etruscan
Provenience Italy | Latium | Ardea
Locus Fossa Tomb 3, 4, 5 | Pit Grave 3, 4, 5
Date Made 4th century BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Superposed Color

On front (side opposite handle) is a female head facing left. On either side of handle are convolutions of tendrils Ray pattern from base of lip to shoulder. Two well separated wheel-painted lines around lower wall, one serving as base-line for head. Decoration entirely in yellow. Where it has peeled away the surface underneath is grey though on front parts of head it is russet. Intact.

Height 13 cm
Outside Diameter 7.1 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

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