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Object Number: MS2843
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Etruscan (uncertain)
Provenience: Italy
Latium
Ardea
Locus: Fossa Tomb 3, 4, 5
Pit Grave 3, 4, 5
Date Made: 4th century BC
Early Date: -400
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Superposed Color
Iconography:Youths
Height: 32.07cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

Description

I, 2 fully clothes youths standing confronted. One wheel-painted line is circumscribed at the level of their feet but passes through their necks above. Two other wheel-painted lines are circumscribed at larger orbits. A&B, On each side in center are a pair of similar fully clothed youths standing confronted. A palmette beneath each handle with a convolution of tendrils on either side. Foot missing, otherwise intact. Color: much missing but what is preserved is a light yellow. Some incision is used.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Museo Nazionale di Villa Giulia, et al. 1932. Mostra d'arte antica: organizzata dal Ministero dell' Educazione Nazionale e dall' Associazione Internazionale per gli Studi Mediterranei. : Page/Fig./Plate: Tav. II, 36View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1947. Etruscan Vase-Painting. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 204, G, E and p. 306View Objects cited in this Publication

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