University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS1115
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 16F
Date Made: 700 BCE to 600 BCE
Early Date: -700
Late Date: -600
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Bucchero
Height: 19.9cm
Outside Diameter:19.3cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Giuseppe Ficola, 1896
Other Number551 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

on conical foot with spectacle handles; plain. Pottery; half of one handle restored. Fabric like MS1113, red at core, outer surface brown to red. Body handmade; foot and neck made on awheel. The upright rim has horizontal grooves. Scant traces of white paint on handles. The unusual shape is a variation of a lydion, with the substitution of an upright rimless neck and the addition of handles.


Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 49, no. 4, pl. XXIVView Objects cited in this Publication

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