From: Italy | Latium | Ardea
Curatorial Section: Mediterranean
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Culture||Italic | Etruscan|
|Provenience||Italy | Latium | Ardea|
|Locus||Fossa Tomb 3 | Pit Grave 3|
|Date Made||500 BCE to 400 BCE|
Black-figured pyxidion. Approximates Beazley Pyxis Type D, lacking lid. Band of thin glaze around top of wall and around lower wall and foot. Otherwise reserved. On wall a succession of representations which look like cursive e's. Intact. Interior is black: perhaps not from glaze but from ink?
|Outside Diameter||4.2 cm|
|Credit Line||Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898|
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