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Object Number: MS1171
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 42M
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 31cm
Outside Diameter:22cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number673 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Pottery. Rim chipped. Fabric of medium fine texture, cinder grey at core; buff below surface, surface red. Base and top wheelmade, bulb handmade. Poor polish. Design in white; along grooved rim, traces; lower rim, transverse lines; on bulb, horizontal bands; upper zone of base, cross hatched butterfly motifs in metopes, a lattice pattern and traces of parallel chevrons, pointing down.


Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 30, no. 1, pl. XVView Objects cited in this Publication

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