University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS3257D
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Date Made: 6th century BC
Early Date: -699
Late Date: -500
Height: 24cm
Outside Diameter:21cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898


Somewhat blurred imitation of original Lydion form. Low, spreading foot; spherical body continuous in profile with low neck and outturned rim. Remains of white slip on which decoration is painted in red to orange glaze. Panels with red outlines around middle of body; traces of decoration in panels. key pattern in red around shoulder. Red clay.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition


[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 195, no. 196View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 432View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pls. XLIV, no. 3 and XLV no. 7View Objects related to this Type Citation

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