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Alabastron

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Object Number:MS2989
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Italy
Latium
Ardea
Locus: Camera Tomb 1
Chamber Tomb 1
Date Made: 600 BC
Early Date: -800
Late Date: -600
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Etrusco-Corinthian
Iconography:Animal
Bird
Height: 26 cm
Outside Diameter:10 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; subscription of John Wanamaker, 1898

Description

Bottom part unglazed. On wall, two zones of animals and birds, separated by glazed bands. Incised rosettes in field. Tongue pattern on shoulder. Glazed wheel-run lines on top of lip.

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