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Three Teano Ware Vessels
Period: Fourth century BC
Culture: South Italian, Campanian
Material: Terracotta
Dimensions: 23 cm D, 19.2 cm D, 10.3 cm D
 
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The present group consists of a plate, an omphalos and a thymiaterion. Each vessel is decorated with elaborate impressed and incised patterned bands in red and white paint. The colors and shapes of these vessels are typical of the Greek workshops of Southern Italy.

 

Provenance

Michael Waltz Collection, Germany, late 1960s- 70s.