University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS2519
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
South Italy
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Woman
Satyr
Maenad
Height: 31.5cm
Width: 19cm
Outside Diameter:8cm

Description

Etruscan Red-figured Jug. Woman seated and young satyr. Woman is seated at left looking toward satyr, her left hand on her knee. Satyr stands at right, nude, right foot forward, right arm extended, hand almost touching left hand of woman. His left hand is behind him holding up, at the level of his head, some undistinguishable object. On neck: maenad running to right, looking back, thyrsus held vertically in left hand. Intact. Dull black glaze. Medium brown clay.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 282, no. 318View Objects cited in this Publication

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