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Object Number:68-36-32
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Vulci
Locus: Osteria
Date Made: 600-500 BCE
Early Date: -600
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Etrusco-Corinthian
Iconography:Etruscan Inscription
Graffito
Height: 5.9 cm
Outside Diameter:25.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Hercle Excavation Company; funded in Memory of Hugh Kirkwood Duffield, 1968

Description

Mended and plastered. Warped. Low ring base. Walls flare out shallowly to thickened rim, rounded on top, stepped on exterior, erect on interior. Small applied horizontal loop handle on exterior rim (opposite on missing). Red/brown painted dec. on interior: bands and row of dots. Fine clay, medium fabric, fired mottled brownish-buff. Graffito on exterior wall (see drawing). For excavation information see 68-36-1

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