Location: On Display in the Greece Gallery

From: Italy | Etruria | Vulci

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS562
Current Location Greece Gallery - On Display
Culture Etruscan
Provenience Italy | Etruria | Vulci
Locus Tomb 5
Period Archaic Greek Period
Date Made 600-575 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic

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.

Height 66.2 cm
Outside Diameter 44.4 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number 130 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

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