Pitcher, mid-6th or early 5th century BCE

  • Etruscan

Clay

  • Overall: 11 1/2 × 6 3/4 × 7 3/8 inches (29.2 × 17.1 × 18.7 cm)

Gift of The Etruscan Foundation, Inc.

61.106

On View

  • Ancient Greek and Roman S201

Department

Greco-Roman and Ancient European

  • Etruscan
  • Clay
  • Pitcher
  • Geometrical designs
  • Bucchero ware
  • Italy

Museo Archeologico (Florence, Italy), no. 2949; the Etruscan Foundation (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1961-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Peck, W. "Etruscan Pottery and Bronzes," Bulletin of the DIA 41, no. 3 (1962): pp. 52-53 no. 1. Caccioli, D. A. The Villanovan, Etruscan and Hellenistic Collections in the Detroit Institute of Arts. In Monumenta Graeca et Romana, vol. 14. Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2009, cat. no. 93, pp. 162-3, (ill.) pl. 99.

Etruscan, Pitcher, mid-6th or early 5th century BCE, clay. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of The Etruscan Foundation, Inc., 61.106.