University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:68-36-15
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Italy
Locus: Osteria
Date Made: 620 BCE to 580 BCE
Early Date: -620
Late Date: 620 BCE to 580 BCE
Height: 28 cm
Outside Diameter:14.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Hercle Excavation Company; funded in Memory of Hugh Kirkwood Duffield, 1968
Other Number:255 - Other Number


Extensively mended and plastered, handle entirely resotored. Low beveled dsic base. Body ovoid to handle, flattened slightly at shoulder. Crowned by fairly wine neck which broadens into wide flaring slightly spouted rim. Vestigal rotelle on rim each side of handle. Flat band handle, rim to shoulder. Dec.; on lower body, very faint incised double zig zags. On upper body just below shoulder, wide band of lightly incised vertical lines between double wheel run grooves. On shoulder, horizontal rouletted dotted dans. Ridge at base of neck. Fine fabric. Good lustrous black bucchero.

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