Etrusco-Corinthian Piriform Aryballos

Culture: Etruscan
Period: 1st half of 7th century B.C.
Material: Terracotta
Dimensions: 12 cm high
Price: Sold
Ref: 4004
Provenance: Collection Professor Dr. Rudolf Leopold, Vienna.
Condition: Sinter, but intact.
Description: Small vase of light clay with lines-decoration in different brown- and orange shades and rays on the shoulder. Aryballoi were used for storing aromatic liquids, especially anointing oil.