University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS1465
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Locus: Toscanella Tomb
Date Made: 250-150 BC
Early Date: -250
Late Date: -150
Technique:Black Glaze
Height: 12cm
Outside Diameter:18.2cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number1048 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number


Black-glazed deep bowl. High, steep-walled bowl. Reddish-buff clay with a black, metallic glaze, rather thinly applied on the inside. The wall of the bowl is extremely thin and hard-fired. 3 shell feet from which some glaze has worn off are applied over a broad groove which surrounds two small grooves on the bottom center. The bowl was broken at some point and repaired in modern times. The whole is an imitation of metal-work.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)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: pp. 278-279, no. 212View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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