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Object Number:MS702
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Locus: Tomb B
Date Made: 620-580 BC
Early Date: -620
Late Date: -580
Height: 16.3cm
Width: 3.7cm
Outside Diameter:2.2cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number108 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number


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


[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
[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. 169, no. 150View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Moser, Mary E. 1984. Etruscan Pottery:The Meeting of Greece and Etruria. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 48-49, fig. 29View 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. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 138-139View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 51, no. 8View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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