Location: On Display in the Etruscan Italy Gallery

From: Italy | South Italy

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS2517
Current Location Etruscan Italy Gallery - On Display
Culture Etruscan
Provenience Italy | South Italy
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Red Figure
Iconography Eros | Women | Tympanum | Altar?

Etruscan Red-figured Jug. Oinochoe Shape VII. Intact. In area below handle a large vertical palmette and two large rosettes. On either side foliage resembling a question mark and a trumpet. On front, "Eros (or Lasa) and a woman with a tympanon, both running and looking around." Between them an altar (?). "On the neck, a woman seated with a tympanon.' Border of large egg pattern on shoulder at base of neck.

Height 35.5 cm
Width 21 cm
Outside Diameter 17.5 cm

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