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Olpe

Object Number:MS3210
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Locus: Tomb
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Bucchero
Height: 13.2 cm
Width: 12.7 cm
Outside Diameter:7.3 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

Description

Jug of black impasto ware. Flat base. Ovoid body, widening toward shoulder. Short truncated conical neck. Flaring tapered rim. Upswung round handle.

Wheelmarks visible on interior and exterior of body. Burnished.

Bibliography:

[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York.. Perugia. Electa/Editori Umbri Associati. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 429View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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