Bucchero ware krater with strainer - ROM2010_11485_66


Bucchero ware krater with strainer

Geography: Possibly Orvieto, Etruria, Italy
Date: early 6th century BC
Period: Etruscan
18.6 x 28.4 x 19.4 cm
Object number: 918.3.165.A
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. H.D. Warren
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DescriptionBucchero is a refinement of the local impasto wares, using different clay and some imported techniques. It was fired at a lower temperature than the Greek painted wares, and unlike them is black throughout.
Greek World
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