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Accession_Number 50.4.9
adlib_title Etruscan bucchero oinochoe
Shape Oinochoe
Shape_description Trefoil lipped; rounded handle curves up from the rim to the upper part of the body; short neck curves sharply into shoulder and bulbous body; small footring; flat underside.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Etruscan
Fabric_description
Munsell_color GLEY2 4/5B
Decoration Entirely covered in black glaze.
Inscriptions
Condition Mended from a number of joining fragments but incomplete; noticeable piece missing from front of vessel. Lustre remains. Deposits on base. Interior worn with small amounts of grey deposit. Slight wear and small chips on the body and the resting surface.
Technique/Style Bucchero
Provenance
Period High Archaic
Date 550
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2006.20.0068.jpg
2006.20.0068.jpg
Oblique top view of the left side of an Etruscan bucchero oinochoe, showing the trefoil mouth.
2006.20.0069.jpg
2006.20.0069.jpg
Top view of an Etruscan bucchero oinochoe, showing the trefoil mouth.
2006.20.0070.jpg
2006.20.0070.jpg
Oblique front-left side view of an Etruscan bucchero oinochoe, showing the trefoil mouth and damage on the body.
2006.20.0071.jpg
2006.20.0071.jpg
Oblique top view of the left side of an Etruscan bucchero oinochoe, showing the trefoil mouth.
2008.10.0031.jpg
2008.10.0031.jpg
Profile drawing of an Etruscan bucchero oinochoe.
2008.98.0386.jpg
2008.98.0386.jpg
Oblique front-left side view of an Etruscan bucchero oinochoe, showing the trefoil mouth.
2013.99.0171.jpg
2013.99.0171.jpg

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Beazley_DB
Height 21.0
Diameters Neck 6.6; body 14.0; base 6.8
Handle_height 9.6
Other_dims.
Location Timeline 2a bottom
Edited_by Denise; Kinsey; Teifi
Date_edited 08.08.2002; 17.01.2006; 11.09.2006
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