University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4864
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chalcidian
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Orvieto
Date Made: 550-500 BC
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 10.5 cm
Outside Diameter:29 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Riccardo Mancini; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

Description

Eye kylix. Missing: both handles except attachments of one and sections of floor and lip. Reserved: underside of foot (with glazed circle & dot); side of foot; handle zone; and at center of floor a circular area ca. 0.035 m. in diam. with central glazed circle & dot. In handle zone, A&B, a pair of eyes, a nose, and two ears (?). On either side of each handle is a sizeable vertical palmette. A plastic ring around the stem is painted purple.


Bibliography:

[Book] Benson, Jack L., and Schaus, Gerald P. 1995. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: The University Museum.. Philadelphia. University Museum. Vol. University Museum 2; USA 29. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 33-34; p. 71, fig. 4, 1; pl. 18, 1-5View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] 1991. Gens antiquissima Italiae: Antichità dall'Umbria a New York.. Perugia. Electa/Editori Umbri Associati. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 435View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Rumpf, Andreas. 1934. Philologische Wochenschrift.. no. June 23, 1934. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 680View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Smith, H. R. 1932. "The Origin of Chalcidian Ware". University of California Publications in Classical Archaeology. Berkeley. University of California Press. Vol. 1. pg. 85-149 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. 23, p. 14View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Smith, H. R. 1928. "Newly Identified Fragments of Chalcidian Pottery in the Museum of the University of Pennysylvania". American Journal of Archaeology. Vol. 32. no. 1. pg. 63-64 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 64View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 64, no. 51View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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