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Bucchero Olpe, late 7th/mid 6th Century BC

  • Etruscan

Bucchero sottile ware

  • 6 1/8 x 4 3/8 x 3 3/4 in. (15.6 x 11.1 x 9.5 cm)

Gift of The Etruscan Foundation, Inc.

61.103

Florence, Museo Archeologico (no. 71193) purchased in 1880 (according to dealer from Pescia Romana)

through the efforts of The Etruscan Foundation, Inc. (Detroit), given to the DIA in 1961.

Peck, W., "Etruscan Pottery and Bronzes," Bulletin of the DIA, vol 41, no 3, 1962, pp 52-53 n.1. Caccioli, D. A., The Villanovan, Etruscan and Hellenistic Collections in the Detroit Institute of Arts, Monumenta Graeca et Romana, vol. 14, Leiden / Boston: Brill, 2009, cat. no. 77, pp. 136-7, ill. pl. 81.

Etruscan, Bucchero Olpe, late 7th/mid 6th Century BC, Bucchero Sottile ware. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of The Etruscan Foundation, Inc., 61.103.