Location: On Display in the Rome Gallery

From: Italy | Latium | Lake Nemi

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS3447A
Current Location Rome Gallery - On Display
Culture Roman
Provenience Italy | Latium | Lake Nemi
Date Made 99-0 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Marble (Stone)
Technique Carved
Iconography Panathenaic Amphora | Latin Inscription
Inscription Language Latin Language

Neck mended, and one handle restored, in plaster. Large chip in lid. Shape is that of a Panathenaic amphora. Plain except for inscriptions at base of neck. Face A: D D, Face B: CHIO

Lid, once attached, actually part of another piece - see MS3447B

Height 72.5 cm
Width 17.3 cm
Depth 31 cm
Credit Line Museum Purchase; subscription of Mrs. Lucy Wharton (Joseph) Drexel, 1897

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