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Object Number:MS3073
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:South Italian
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Toscanella
Manufacture Location: South Italy
Locus: Tomba a Camera No. 1
Chamber Tomb 1
Date Made: 250-150 BCE
Early Date: -250
Late Date: -150
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Glaze
Height: 3.6 cm
Outside Diameter:19.2 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

Description

On the floor, from the middle out: omphalos; 6 stamped impressions, alternately a palmette and a flower (?); around all, several rows of rouletting. Intact. Thin walls. Pinkish buff clay. Metallic, slightly greenish black glaze.

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