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Etruscan bucchero ware kylix, 625-600 BC

Etruscan bucchero ware kylix, 625-600 BC


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1313491
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Bernhard I. Müller, PhD
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Zurich, Switzerland

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 $560.00 
Etruscan bucchero kylix with raised floor, offset rim and triangular handles. Standing on a short slightly flared foot and decorated with concentric lines on the outside belly.
The shape is inspired by imported Ionian cups.
For related cups cf. type 1c in: Tom Rasmussen. Bucchero Pottery from Southern Etruria. Cambridge 1979.
Ceramic
Etruscan, 625-600 BC
D. 11.3 cm (4.4 in)
W. over handles 15.3 cm (6 in)
H. rim 5.6 cm (2.2 in)
Good quality, carefully polished surface. One handle reattached, tiny chips out of the rim. Otherwise intact. Soil deposits and root marks.
Swiss private collection, in family possession before 1968.

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