Bucchero ware krater with strainer - ROM2010_11485_66

ROM2010_11485_66

Bucchero ware krater with strainer

Medium:Earthenware
Geography: Possibly Orvieto, Etruria, Italy
Date: early 6th century BC
Period: Etruscan
Dimensions:
18.6 x 28.4 x 19.4 cm
Object number: 918.3.165.A
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. H.D. Warren
On view
Gallery Location:
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.
Collection:
Greek World
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