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Object Number: MS562
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Locus: Tomb 5
Period: Archaic Greek Period
Date Made: 600-575 BC
Early Date: -600
Late Date: -575
Height: 66.2cm
Outside Diameter:44.4cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number130 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number


Intact but for hole in side of body. Fabric of medium fine texture, cinder-grey at core, outer portions buff. Wheel-made. Exterior is glaze-painted on wheel, except the neck, a narrow band below handles and band above foot reserved. Body a wide sharp ovoid, handles from neck to shoulder round in section and bent at sharp angle. Lip high and curved on neck both faces painted l c-c between pairs of short wavy vertical lines. Graffito on neck. Sample of clay taken from base for analysis in SOS project of British School of Archaeology oin Athens (Dr. Alan Johnston). July 30, 1975. GRE.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition


[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 44, fig. 30View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] White, Donald, et al. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 32View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 97-98, no. 1, pl. LIView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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