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Artifact Identification Alabastron   (1942.01.0002)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Toilet Articles
  4. :
  5. Hygiene Artifacts
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Italian, Etruscan

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 9.2 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 4.6 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.4 cm
Weight 61 g
Measuring Remarks D3 is the wall thickness of the vessel.
Materials Ceramic--Terracotta
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Firing, Painting
Munsell Color Information Pale Orange Yellow (10YR 8/4) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

Etruscan, not Corinthian. Running hare. Very flat bottom and high neck . See CVA Munich for examples.(D. Amyx, 5 May, 1979).

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Mary L. Trowbridge Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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