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Etruscan Impasto Ware Stemmed Bowl, 7th Century BC

Etruscan bowl of shallow form with two vertical ribs and false cord decoration on the inward sloping rim. The single handle is marked with grooves. Set on a high flared foot.

For a related example, cf. lot no. 194 in: Ines Jucker. Italy of the Etruscans. Mainz 1991.

Intact. Reddish brown impasto with carefully smoothed surface.

H. to handle 12 cm (4.7 in)
D. 17.5 cm (6.9 in)

Swiss private collection, in family possession since the 1920s/30s.

1450 USD

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