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Cup

Object Number:MS5866
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Date Made: 6th century BC
Early Date: -699
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Bucchero
Height: 4.5 cm
Outside Diameter:8.5 cm

Description

One-handled cup. Intact. No separate foot. Small circular area of bottom merely flattened. Lower wall rises gently in profile to moderately pronounced articulation with narrow shoulder. Low, plain rim canted slightly inward. Handle rises from edge of shoulder well above rimand down to rim; a strut at level of top of rim. A small knob at 9 o'clock, 12 o'clock and 4 o'clock at outer edge of shoulder.

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