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Phiale

Object Number:68-36-13
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Vulci
Locus: Osteria
Date Made: 600 BCE to 500 BCE
Early Date: -600
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Bucchero
Height: 2.5 cm
Outside Diameter:14 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Hercle Excavation Company; funded in Memory of Hugh Kirkwood Duffield, 1968
Other Number:372 - Other Number

Description

Mended and plastered. Shallow bowl, hemispherical hollow omphalos in center. Resting surface is beveled edge of underside of omphalos. Two small concentric circles incised on underside of omphalos. Low curving walls. Plain lip. Medium clay, medium fabric. Gray bucchero, firing varies reddish to gray.

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