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Tablet

Object Number:MS2403
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Italic
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Chiusi
Date Made: 600 BCE to 500 BCE
Early Date: -600
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Bucchero
Length: 15.5 cm
Width: 8.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Davis & Harvey (Coleman Estate Sale); Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897

Description

Bucchero model plate/Meat tray; part of a focolare set of miniature tableware used in the tomb. Near each end of both long sides is a small cut-out scallop. An incised line runs around the better finished surface (presumably the top) about 0.004m from the edge. Black bucchero. Intact save for a missing corner.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Auction] 1897. The Robert H. Coleman Collection of Archaeological Objects. Catalogue.. Philadelphia. Davis and Harvey's Gallery. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 34, no. 148View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] 1935. Campana Suppelex.. Vol. 5. no. 4-5. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 102, type 55, pl. 5, 55View Objects related to this Type Citation

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