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Kantharos

Object Number:MS5865
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Date Made: 6th century BC
Early Date: -699
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Bucchero
Height: 7.8 cm
Outside Diameter:11.6 cm

Description

Intact save for part foot and of one handle. Thin, spreading foot. Lower wall rises gently in profile. Stright upper wall with no separate rim rises at an outward angle. Strap handles with lower attachment at join between lower and upper wall rise above and down to rim. Two closely spaced thin wheel-run grooves at top of upper wall. At join between upper and lower walls is a line of prominent relief beading.

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