University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS2521
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
South Italy
Date Made: 399-300 BC
Early Date: -399
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Woman
Cushion
Altar
Eros
Alabastron
Height: 29.5cm
Outside Diameter:17cm

Description

Etruscan Red-figured Stamnos. A) Woman running with a cushion in right hand toward an altar. B) Eros, wings unfurled, advancing toward left with an alabastron in his left hand. A palmette under each handle. On either side of each handle an involved palmette and foliage arrangement, Egg pattern above scenes and on edge of lip. Intact.


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: pp. 165-166, no. 145View Objects cited in this Publication

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