University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS5316
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Italy
Date Made: 600 BCE to 500 BCE
Early Date: -600
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Etrusco-Corinthian
Painted
Incised
Height: 26.3 cm
Outside Diameter:14.9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. William Pepper, 1914

Description

Etrusco-Corinthian; painted and incised scale pattern. In handle zone 3 rows of scale pattern, outlines incised and alternate pairs filled with reddish-purple. Large dot rosettes in yellow-white: 2 on each side of lower attachement of handle; 2 on neck above them; 1 on outer edge of lip at upper handle attachment; one centrally above scale pattern on front; 1 on each rotelle of handle. Edge of base glazed. Ray pattern on lower wall. Rest of wall to level of lower attachment of handle is decorated with thin bands of red on an orange ground. Intact.


Bibliography:

[Book] Moser, Mary E. 1984. Etruscan Pottery:The Meeting of Greece and Etruria.. Carlisle. The Trout Gallery, Emil R. Weiss Center for the Arts, Dickinson College. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 56-57, fig. 34a-bView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 57-58, no. 35cView Objects related to this

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |