University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS2564A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Date Made: 699-500 BC
Early Date: -699
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Bucchero
Thickness: 0.4cm
Outside Diameter:14cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896

Description

Two handled bowl or cup. Bucchero, molded, and tooled. Convex profile, offset rim. Incised zigzags, x's and lines on shoulder. Grooved handle with double plastic volutes. Relief tongues and incised palmettes flanking a lotus bud on body. Condition: part of rim, body and one handle are preserved. One piece glued. Technique: molded in jigger on wheel. Handles aplied. Burnished.


Bibliography:

[Thesis] Brady, Barry J. 1977. Etruscan Bucchero Chalices in the University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 100-101, no. 63View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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