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Pyxis

Object Number:68-36-26
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: 4.35 cm
Outside Diameter:7.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Hercle Excavation Company; funded in Memory of Hugh Kirkwood Duffield, 1968
Other Number:88 - Other Number

Description

Complete. Chip on rim. Irregular flattened base. Walls flare out to GD half way up body, then turn in at beveled edge to short neck. Thick, slightly flaring rim, vertically flattened on exterior. Fairly fine clay, medium fabric. Good gray bucchero, stroke polished.

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