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Object Number:MS715
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Manufacture Location: Corinth
Locus: Tomb B
Period: Corinthian Transitional Period
Date Made: 630-620 BCE
Early Date: -630
Late Date: -620
Technique:Black Polychrome
Height: 27.3 cm
Outside Diameter:16.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number:125 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number


Olpe. Broken and mended; complete except for small chips. Ring foot and double rolled vertical handle; a rotelle at either side of the upper attachment. Entirely glazed save for a reserved zone filled with rays above the foot. Body divided into zones by groups of four fine horizontal lines in added purple, bordered by white. On the shoulder, tongue pattern, incised; the tongues beside the lower handle attachment painted white, 3 to one side, 2 at the other; the rest in sets of three alternately painted purple and left black. A fine raised band between shoulder and neck; the neck glazed and undecorated. White dot rosettes on the rotelles. Buff clay, good firm black glaze.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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


[Chapter] Jolivet, Vincent, and Ambrosini, Laura, and Brownlee, Ann B., and De Puma, Richard D. 2014. "Vulci B: rédecouverte d'un contexte funéraire". Les potiers d'Étrurie et leur monde. Contacts, Échanges, Transferts. Hommages à Mario A. Del Chiaro. Paris. Armand Colin Éditeur. pg. 97-108 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 107, fig. 3View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.. Tufts University. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Benson, Jack L., and Schaus, Gerald P. 1995. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: The University Museum.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. University Museum 2; USA 29. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 63; pl. 41, 1-2View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Pinney, Gloria F., and Ridgway, Brunilde S. 1979. Aspects of Ancient Greece: an exhibition organized by the Allentown Art Museum with the cooperation of Gloria Ferrari Pinney and Brunilde Sismondo Ridgway ... Allentown Art Museum, September 16 through December 30, 1979.. Allentown. Allentown Art Museum. pg. 1-295 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 16-17View 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. 57, no. 35BView Objects related to this

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