Neck-Amphora, Campanian Black-Ware

Production date
3rd Century CE-4th Century CE
Country
Italy

Object detail

Description
A very large wine Amphora, black-glazed, with a reserved band around the neck which has been colored red.
Classification
CH classification ARCHAEOLOGY Greek urn
Production date
3rd Century CE-4th Century CE
Production place
Measurements
L352mm x W315mm
Media/Materials description
Clay
History and use
Athenian painted wares were highly regarded in the ancient world. This piece was exported to Tuscany, where it was excavated.
Registration number
E40242

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