Rare Etruscan cup standing on a tiny flattened base. The fairly shallow rounded bowl with suspension holes below the flat outturned rim.
Decorated with red bands and lines in applied red turning to dark brown in places.
Four groups of short strokes on the rim.
Etruscan, first half 7th century BC
D. 11.6 cm (4.5 in)
H. 3.8 cm (1.5 in)
Reconstituted from three fragments. Few chips out of the rim. Surface and added color slightly worn in places.
Private collection France, acquired at Hotel des Ventes dâ€™Avignon, Avignon (France), May 1985.
The authenticity of the objects in unconditionally guaranteed.