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Askos

Object Number:MS5871
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Italic
Daunian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Italy
Manufacture Location: Daunian
Period: Sub-Geometric II
Date Made: 550 BCE to 500 BCE
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 10.1 cm
Length: 12.5 cm

Description

Fine painted. Intact. No base. Circular area of bottom merely concave. Simplified duck shape with stub of tail but a merely cylindrical spout. Arched handle from spout to stub, curcular in section. Unglazed, painted with linear decoration. Buff clay, matte black glaze.

Bibliography:

[Article] Glanzman, William D. 1987. "Etruscan and South Italian Bird-Askoi: A Technological View". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 29. no. 1. pg. 40-48 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 40, 42, fig. 1, 4a, 4bView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Green, J. R. 1986. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: University Museum.. The University Museum. Vol. University Museum 1; USA 22. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 48, pl. 49, 1-3View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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