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Lid

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Object Number:68-36-24
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Vulci
Locus: Osteria
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Bucchero
Height: 4.4 cm
Outside Diameter:9.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Hercle Excavation Company; funded in Memory of Hugh Kirkwood Duffield, 1968

Description

Round lid. Wheelmade. A few chips, plastered at rim (resting surface). Slightly sharpened rim, plain short walls. Top slightly convex. Central round applied handle;flat disc base with hollow flaring extension. Fine clay, fairly fine fabric. Fairly good bucchero, streaked by hand burnishing. Fired brown to black at surface, dark gray at core.

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