University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS1342B
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Chiusi
Date Made: 8th century - 7th century BC
Early Date: -700
Late Date: -600
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Bucchero
Iconography:Head
Cat
Height: 13.83cm
Width: 16.83cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1897
Other Number723 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Oinochoe and Lid / Vase with lid. Black bucchero. Same technique. Unusual freshness and sharpness of relief. Decoration of head, animals (cats) and designs in relief. Cover (B) has head of female antefix in relief.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition
The Classical World: Italy ( Apr 1958 - 1969)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 202, no. 206View Objects cited in this Publication

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