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Bowl

Object Number:MS1481
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Toscanella
Locus: Toscanella Tomb
Date Made: 250-150 BCE
Early Date: -250
Late Date: -150
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 3.9 cm
Outside Diameter:18.3 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number:1072 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Dish on low foot. Pale buff clay. Thickened rim, greenish-black metallic glaze. Slightly lopsided, possibly due to a firing accident. Rouletted decoration around the center. Underside bears a graffito. A few slight chips around the rim.

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