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Object Number:MS694
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Vulci
Manufacture Location: Attica
Locus: Tomb 72
Date Made: ca. 500 BCE
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -450
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Figure
Iconography:Man
Woman
Folding Stool
Porch
Architecture
Mirror
Height: 21.5 cm
Outside Diameter:30.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number:885 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Panel: to left, bearded man wearing cloak and holding knobbed stick confronting woman who holds a mirror. To right in front of a Doric Porch (?)a bearded man wearing a cloak reaches out and touches a woman seated on a folding stool on the shoulder. She extends both arms toward him. Preserved: much of the wall from about mid-point upward to base of the neck, including three handles.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Beazley, John D. 1978. Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters.. New York. Hacker Art Books. ed. reprint. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 389View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 72-73, no. 63View Objects related to this

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