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Object Number:MS2517
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
South Italy
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Red Figure
Iconography:Eros
Women
Tympanum
Altar?
Height: 35.5 cm
Width: 21 cm
Outside Diameter:17.5 cm

Description

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.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical World - Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Turfa, Jean M. 2013. The Etruscan World.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] White, Donald, et al. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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