Early Etruscan Kyathos

Culture: Etruscan
Period: Late 8th century B.C.
Material: Terracotta
Dimensions: 8.1 cm x 13.5 cm
Price: Sold
Ref: 4158
Provenance: Collection F. D., Munich, Germany, acquired prior to 1960.
Condition: Except for some minor chips intact.
Description: Early Etruscan or Villanova kyathos of the impasto ware. The high raised band handle tapering to the top and ends in form of a break through triangle on the shoulder. The ring-shaped corpus with sculptural ribs on the shoulder, the neck vertical, the rim slightly bent outwards. The centre of the base with a circular indentation.