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Object Number:MS702
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Vulci
Locus: Tomb B
Date Made: 620-580 BC
Early Date: -620
Late Date: 620-580 BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Etrusco-Corinthian
Iconography:Hare
Height: 16.3 Centimeters/Inches
Width: 3.7 Centimeters/Inches
Outside Diameter:2.2 Centimeters/Inches
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number:108 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Mended. Left hind leg entirely missing, and lower end of right. In shape of hare hanging up by front paws, head bent back and resting along spine. Aryballos mouth protruding upward from chest. A string could be passed between the front legs, by which to hang the aryballos. Buff clay. Speckled over all (except bottom) with fine glaze dots to represent fur.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical World - Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Chapter] De Puma, Richard D. & Brownlee, Ann B. "Vulci B: rédecouverte d'un contexte funéraire", in Ambrosini, Laura & Jolivet, Vincent. Les potiers d'Étrurie et leur monde. Contacts, Échanges, Transferts. Hommages à Mario A. Del Chiaro. 97-108.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Moser, Mary E. 1984. Etruscan Pottery:The Meeting of Greece and Etruria.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Ridgway, Brunilde S. & Pinney, Gloria F. 1979. Aspects of Ancient Greece: an exhibition organized by the Allentown Art Museum with the cooperation of Gloria Ferrari Pinney and Brunilde Sismondo Ridgway ... Allentown Art Museum, September 16 through December 30, 1979. 1-295.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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