From: Italy (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

Object Number MS4804
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Gnathian | South Italian
Provenience Italy (uncertain)
Manufacture Location Gnathia
Date Made 4th century BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic

Decoration in white and yellow, no incision. A) In center a dove, alighted, facing left. To left and right is a vine with a heavy stalk. B) Horizontal tendril. On body, hand incised reeding. On upper part of foot, dots or dabs in yellow. Lower wall and stem reserved. Intact except for 2 surface "explosions" which reveal russet clay at the core.

Height 11.6 cm
Outside Diameter 9.2 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Wilder M. Perry, Exec. of the Estate of Frances Stearns, 1912

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