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Accession_Number 45.10.2
adlib_title Etruscan bucchero kantharos
Shape Kantharos
Shape_description Two handles on opposite sides and are slightly concave at top with the rest flat and underside has deposits. Inside has interesting deposits but not in centre. Moulded ridge between upper and lower part of bowl with incised lines. Foot same contour inside and out.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Etruscan
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration
Inscriptions
Condition One handle missing and large sections missing from rim. Large sections of grey deposits covering up the black paint.
Technique/Style Bucchero
Provenance
Period
Date 7-6 c.
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.34.0008.jpg
2003.34.0008.jpg
Two items. On the left an olpe accession number 37.11.7 and on the right a kantharos accession number 45.10.2.
2003.34.0099.jpg
2003.34.0099.jpg
Front view of an Etruscan bucchero kantharos.
Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 38.3
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 11.8
Diameters 10.6
Handle_height 8.1
Other_dims. Base diameter 5.5
Location Timeline 2a bottom
Edited_by Denise; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 08.08.2002; 21.04.2004; 17.01.2006
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