From: Italy | Etruria | Vulci

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 68-36-18
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Corinthian | Etruscan
Provenience Italy | Etruria | Vulci
Manufacture Location Corinth
Creator Painter of Streaming Palmettes
Locus Osteria
Period Middle Corinthian Period
Date Made 595-570 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Iconography Double Palmette | Panther | Duck

Kotyle. Mended, plastered, pieces missing. Most of the glaze disappeared. Low ring base, oblique on interior. Steep walls, slightly flaring, curved in slightly near plain sharpened lip. Horizontal rolled loop handles just under rim. Black and red painted dec. On underfloor, 2 small black concentric circles. On body, short black rays, thin band of checkerboard pattern. Then, frieze of figure dec. to just below handle, topped by another thin band of checkerboard pattern, Frieze: very large red and black palmette, extends into border above. To L, large panther, To R, duck with raised wing. Above upper checkerboard, in handle zone, vertical wavy lines. Narrow band at lip. Interior entirely brown. Fine fabric, fine clay. Fired creamy buff throughout.

Height 11.9 cm
Outside Diameter 17.5 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Hercle Excavation Company; funded in Memory of Hugh Kirkwood Duffield, 1968

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